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Bonnie  Fahoome

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Strengthening Commercial Corridors Through Design

  • Date:Wednesday, May 1
  • Time:11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Learning Level:Beginner
  • Target Audience:Multi-family Developers, Nonprofit Organizations, Lenders, Local Government Officials or Staff

As the stewards of Detroit’s UNESCO City of Design designation, Design Core believes strongly in the power of design to create more authentic, inclusive and interesting spaces in community business districts. This session will introduce participants to the Design Guide for Neighborhood Business, a practical resource for understanding and working with a variety of professional designers to bring brick and mortar businesses to life. Subjects include brand identity, digital assets, and the built environment. Participants will complete a mood board, to better understand the design process.