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Jenenne Whitfield
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Jenenne Whitfield is executive director of The Heidelberg Project.

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The Unauthorized Transformation of the Heidelberg Project

(4) Comments | Posted March 19, 2014 | 3:39 PM

There has been yet a ninth fire at the internationally acclaimed Heidelberg Project (HP). People write to us from all over the world in absolute horror at what has taken place over the last 11 months. You can be sure that the entire Heidelberg Project family has felt...

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An Open Letter to Whoever Is Running the City of Detroit

(6) Comments | Posted October 25, 2013 | 4:31 PM

For the last 27 years, the Heidelberg Project (HP) in Detroit has stood as a symbol of hope, resilience and creative ingenuity. It has evolved to become one of most influential visual expressions of art in the world. Today, the Heidelberg Project packs a history that has attracted the attention...

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Fire at Heidelberg

(0) Comments | Posted May 23, 2013 | 2:46 PM

As you may have heard by now, a prominent art installation on Heidelberg Street, the Obstruction of Justice House, burned almost entirely to the ground on May 3, 2013. As soon as we were able to catch our breath, we issued a press release and were floored by the responses...

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(2) Comments | Posted March 27, 2013 | 12:02 PM

As we continue to explore the transformative power of art and creativity, I am reminded of the city of Detroit's latest woes. I'll be brief. They are here and they exist--on that we can all agree. But hope and vision exist, equally! This is not a utopian, rose colored glasses...

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Journey Into The Heidelberg Project

(2) Comments | Posted March 12, 2013 | 4:08 PM

As a native Detroiter, I often marvel at the complexities of my beloved City. Historically, Detroit is a city of originality giving birth to the auto industry, the civil rights movement, great music, great art and culture and so much more. While I was aware of Detroit's history on some...

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