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The Heidelberg Project

44 locals recommend ·
About this place
The Heidelberg Project is an open-air art environment in the heart of an urban community on Detroit’s East Side. Tyree Guyton, founder and artistic director, uses everyday, discarded objects to create a two block area full of color, symbolism, and intrigue.
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November 14, 2019
Special space in Detroit to gain deeper understanding of the stories behind blight and struggles of the city
October 4, 2019
Where do I begin with this place? It's nuts.
September 21, 2019
If weird art is your thing.....
September 10, 2019
So interesting... it's a whole neighborhood art installation by a single artist. It's a statement about the blight of Detroit and art at the same time. Enjoy... don't be nervous! It's a world famous site.
July 7, 2019
A magical place created in love for the community and art world

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3600 Heidelberg Street
Detroit, Michigan 48207
Phone+1 313-458-8414
Hours of Operation statusClosed
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