EXHIBITIONS AND PROGRAMS

2020

Program details listed below gallery. To access information, click the first image and select the arrow to progress forward.

 

July-August 2020
July-August
A Photographers Perspective: by Linda Solomon Images of Celebrities who have established their notoriety thru Fashion. The prestigious invitation which Solomon received have captured almost everyone who fits into the level of being iconic for at least one look.
September-October: 2020
September-October
Fundraiser: 3rd Annual sourceFORMATION during the Detroit Month of Design Detroit Design Festival in collaboration with the
Design Core Network
CCS FAD GRADUATE SHOWCASE 
College for Creative Studies Fashion Accessories Design Department will be showcasing the work of five recent Fashion Accessories graduates work.
Featured designers include: Amineh Ahmad, Heron Robinson, Mariana Sanchez, Evan Sparrow, Tori Abrahams
November-December: 2020
November/December
3rd Annual International Design Dare Reveal Exhibition in collaboration with Global Ties > Detroit
Featuring Culinary Arts and Design Design.


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2021

January-March 2021
Featured Genre: Architecture
April 2021
Biomimicry
May 2021
Energy: Brain Health and the Power Of Creative Expression
June 2021
Designer Showcase
July-August 2021
'In Sound' Design in Music
September-October 2021
sourceFORMATION
showcasing the full supply chain. Each year the focus is on Industrial Sewing, Product Design etc.
October-December 2021
International Design Dare Reveal: Designers produce works inspired by their own heritage.
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ARCHIVED

The archived exhibitions and programs information listed below is in descending order, the most recent is first.

Virtual collections remain online indefinitely.

2020

May-June

Virtual Gallery Exhibition: Launched Energy: Brain Health and the Power of Creative Expression in collaboration with Collected Detroit Gallery and the

U of M Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program

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Postponed

Reception and Exhibition: Mighty Queer Real Detroit

Fundraiser reception and Exhibition: Energy: Brain health and the Power off Creative Expression

Exhibition: Biomimicry

Official announcement of the permanent location

January-September

Exhibition: Textiles, Millenary  and Miniatures (8 months)

Permanent location launch at Collected Detroit 2439 4th Street Detroit, Michigan

2019

November 

International Design Dare Reveal: Accessory Design In collaboration with Belle Isle Conservancy at the Belle Isle Aquarium

Featured Designers (see home page for the Designers we have presented) 

September

Detroit Design Month Youth Day: The superpowers secrets of animals as solutions in the Design Industry in collaboration with

Design Core Detroit, Belle Isle Conservancy's Belle Isle Aquarium Featured special guest professional Amy Emmert the Aquariumist

Outdoor Adventure center, Display Group at the Michigan Science Center

May

Community outreach: Touch-A-Truck: Tread Design I-Spy and Design your own Tread in collaboration with the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy + Detroit Sign Factory

April

Community Outreach: Biomimicry Design Dare Challenge in collaboration with 

Arrow Office Supply, Michigan Science Center, Nature Comes Standard, DNR Outdoor Adventure center, Uniland Corp.

 2018 

January-December

3rd annual Culinary Design Dare Challenge ongoing virtual exhibition 

Design Discussion with Dourean Fletcher the jewelry designer for the Black Panther Marvel Movie in collaboration with

The Charles H. Wright Museum, Meme Productions, Detroit Fiber Works

November 

Fundraiser: Fashion Design Dare Challenge Exhibition: 2D3D Hero in collaboration with

Detroit Center For Design and Technology (LTU) and the Fisher Building 

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Educational Enrichment: "In the round" discussion: The Crossroads of Collaboration at Detroit Center for Design and Technology (LTU)(8 weeks)

September 26

Educational Enrichment: 'Black Women in America: Telling Our Stories'  an interactive interview opportunity in collaboration with Heal.Be.Live at the TEDX Lab

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2nd Annual Sustainability Design Dare Challenge in collaboration with the Design Core Detroit Month of Design Youth Day at the

Michigan Science Center 

August 

Educational Enrichment: Design Lab: ‘PIZZA’ is S.T.E.A.M.E.D. at the Downtown Boxing Gym-Youth Program 

May

Community Outreach: Touch-A-Truck ( To be rescheduled-weather)

April

Community Outreach: Earth day: 3rd annual Biomimicry Design Dare Challenge in collaboration with the Michigan Science Center

2017

January-December

2nd Annual Culinary Arts Design Dare Challenge

November

1st annual International Fashion Design Dare Challenge 'Reveal' in collaboration with the Detroit Center For Design and Technology

Liz Larin Sound Design, Lear Corp., Stephen Bradford & Co., M.J. Foley Co., Luigi Bruni Salon, Liz In Detroit, Global Ties > Detroit, 2441 Street Food, Fantasee Lighting

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Design Discussion: The History and Mystery of the Detroit Fashion Industry 

Fashion Design Dare Challenge: 'sourceFORMATION' in collaboration with Detroit Center for Design + Technology (LTU)(8 weeks)

September 

1st annual Sustainability Design Dare Challenge in collaboration with DC3, Build Institute, Lit Visual Productions, Detroit Sign Factory

Liz Larin Sound Design, at the Michigan Science Center

July 

Educational Enrichment: Futurism in  Sport Design in collaboration with the Downtown Boxing Gym-Youth Program S.T.E.M. Lab

May

Community Outreach: Touch - A - Truck in collaboration with the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy

April 

Panel Discussion: "The Cost of what You Wear" in collaboration with Global Ties > Detroit and the WaterLofts at Port Detroit

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Community Outreach: Earth Day: 2nd Annual Biomimicry Design Dare Challenge in collaboration with the

Robert C. and Achille Jones sponsors honoring the legacy of Robert S. and  Margaret Jones Foundation

Hour Magazine, business, Detroit Home Magazine print sponsor 

2016

October 

Community Outreach and announcement: 1st Annual Biomimicry Design Dare Competition, photo shoot and social media campaign in collaboration with the Detroit Skillman Library and the DNR Outdoor Adventure Center with

Robert C. and Archille Jones supported by the Robert S. and Margaret Jones Foundation

September

Panel Discussion Session: 'In Sounds From Over And Out' at the Michigan Museum Association Conference

with the American Association of Local And State Historical Association Conference. 

Featuring Session Curator and Founder/President of MM-O-DD, Leslie Ann Pilling, Patrina Chapman Director of Exhibits at the Charles Wright Museum, Rudy Lauerman Director of Sound at the Detroit Institute of Arts and Ric Viers CEO of Blastwave FX and inductee of the Sound Hall of Fame, author and more.

June 

Friend-raiser: Neiman Marcus and Le Metier De Beaute Master Class 

April

Announcement: 1st Annual Culinary Design Dare Challenge 

2016 print sponsor Hour Magazine

2015

December

Community Outreach: Noel Night Frost Fairy Exhibition in collaboration with the Michigan Science Center, Presence II Productions dba.

Celeste Smith Millenary, Eric Beaman Jewelry, Mobel Link, Blue World Productions, HairLab Detroit, Ashley Harris Designs

September

Launched at the Afterglow event at the Detroit Design Festival

Roving installation of 5 individuals moving as in coordination ,wearing pieces from the CCS Jewelry Department

Exhibition of Fashion Design, Product Design and Adornment Design.

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Location: MM-O-DD is hosted by Collected Detroit Gallery at 2439 Fourth Street Detroit, Michigan | Administrative: 2900 E. Jefferson Street Detroit, Michigan  48207 U.S.A.

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