Metropolitan Museum of Design Detroit engages community in educational enrichment and experiential opportunity within the Design Industry
VISION AND STRATEGY
-We were formed from a need and request from the community to highlight the Design Industry and the people who have contributed :Past, currently and what changes in design thinking can impact our future.
-We exist to spark interest, attract talent and offer a world-class option to live + work + play in the Design arena.
-We offer Design related intrigue to current and future generations.
-We will boost statewide and local community economic initiatives.
-We will provide local-to-global opportunities collaboratives and outreach in the Design Industry and related fields.
Our vision opens the boundaries of conventional museums.
-Place-making destination + Magnet for Talent Hub + S.T.E.A.M.E.D.
-Edutainment + Interactive + Experiential +Social
-Exhibitions + Collections + Participatory Lecture, In-the round.
-Informational: 20% Historic, 60% Current, 20% Futuristic.
-Music and Sound Design Integration
-Digital Media including Film and Gaming
2439 Fourth Street Detroit ,Michigan - Global connections.
2016: Built founding councils, programming, global awareness,
2017: Permanent location research + funding commences.
2018 +: Collections launched on-line, Potential location areas Identified, programming continues, launch of community Design Think-Tank Labs starting in Fall.
2020: Permanent location launch at Collected Detroit Gallery
Collaborative programming and exhibitions, community outreach
-Embody local-to-global opportunities for Detroit
-Attract all demographics,youth-adult, inclusive to all.
- Involve and engage supporters + passion driven talent towards the Design Industry and related fields.
Detroit is Design, go-to!
The following is a list from our strategic planning book. inquiries welcome.
-CHARTING THE FUTURE
-STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
-DEFINITIONS OF SUCCESS
-DESIGN GENRES AND PROGRAMMING
-STRATEGIC TOOL-KIT EDUTAINMENT
-GRAPHIC AND PRINT COLLATERIAL