Notes from Detroit

An American Riad in Detroit

American Riad in detroit

American Riad is  A Art and Housing Justice project is a collaboration with Oakland Avenue Artists’ Coalition, NEWCO, Ghana ThinkTank and Central Detroit Christian CDC, with support from Creative Capital, Knight Foundation, MEDC, and the Center for Engagement at SUNY Purchase College.

Now in it’s first phase of building the American Riad will incorporate affordable housing, art business to Detroit’s areas that might otherwise get gentrified.

video by Jimi Custer