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Metropolitan Museum of Design Detroit is a 501C3 non-profit ( EIN #46-4299785) based in Detroit, Michigan.

The impact is educational enrichment and experiential opportunity. The programming is collaborative both as mobile community outreach and at our location.

Anonymous: We honor and value the wishes of some of our supporters who refer to remain 'Behind The Scenes'.

Endowment: Interested individuals or corporations, please contact info@MM-O-DD.org

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BIOMIMICRY

EXHIBITION

April 1-December 18

 PRESENTING

Designers/Architects/Artists

Albert Kahn Legacy Foundation

Belle Isle Aquarium

CCS Center for Creative Studies

Collected Detroit

DAXTON Hotel

Eric Lowry

Hedgehog Health

Mike Han of House of Han

Scott Berels of Def Fab Designs

IN APRIL FEATURING

Wayne State University

Graduate Thesis Exhibition

Amelia Novella Rennell

Kristen Canda

BRAINWORXX

EXHIBITION

May 6- August 21

INCLUDES

COLLABORATIVE ALLIANCES 

Belle Isle Aquarium

MM-O-DD explores the documented, soothing effect of aquarium viewing. 

Collected Detroit Artist

Gage Shettler

An expressionistic painter who has found a wellness pathway through his works.

U of M Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program

MM-O-DD invites one of their participates as a featured artist

Laurence Bond Miller

The Lost Artists Collective

MM-O-DD invites seven of their members to be featured artists who value creativity as a lifeline.

Kevin Barranco, Judy Bowman, Cydney Camp, Carson Monahan, Diego Sanchez, Kelsey Tucker, Nancy Wanchik

Detroit Creatives

S. Kay Young

 

STEP-UP

Social Justice

 

EXHIBITION

September 9 - October 23 

FEATURING

Artis Lane

 

DONOR IMPACT
DONOR IMPACT

We provide community opportunities with educational enrichment, to inclusive diverse people of all ages to participate in programming and engage in our exhibitions.We can create our experiential opportunity for anyone and are cater to under-served people.

ECONOMIC IMPACT
ECONOMIC IMPACT

We develop for programs gear to promoting the Ah-Ha spark which aims to be a learning opportunity for a potential profession or personal passion.

NEEDS
NEEDS

Grant writer, Archival Displays for exhibits, Supplies for our Inspiration Station, American Sign Language Interpreters at educational enrichment programs and events

SOCIAL IMPACT
SOCIAL IMPACT

We welcome our donors to become 'Encouragement coaches'. By giving effort to communication a belief that design choices are a key to a better climate for people and planet. A look at Brain Health and the power of Creative Expression is important to acknowledge: it is the pathway to innovation and a designer and artist lifeline.

AMAZON SMILE
AMAZON SMILE

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THANK YOU

We appreciate the support from local-to global Partners, Sponsors, civic alliances, organizations and individuals who value our mission. The result is a spark toward future workforce in Design and related fields. Support opportunity’s surrounding programming and exhibitions.

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PARTNERSHIPS | SPONSORS

COLLECTED DETROIT GALLERY
COLLECTED DETROIT GALLERY
DISPLAY GROUP
DISPLAY GROUP

The Display Group supports with in-kind rentals of furniture etc. The are part of the MM-O-DD platform to engage the next generations of the event industry.

JENESIS ENTERTAINMENT
JENESIS ENTERTAINMENT

Jenesis Entertainment supports with outstanding entertainment and staffing. Featured musicians Natalie Frakes (Violin) and (Violin)

PERNOD RICARD
PERNOD RICARD

COMMUNITY | CIVIC ALLIANCES | COLLABORATIONS

A.A.S.L.H.M.
A.A.S.L.H.M.

The American Association of State and Local Museums

BELLE ISLE CONSERVANCY
BELLE ISLE CONSERVANCY
BUILD INSTITUTE
BUILD INSTITUTE
COLLEGE OF CREATIVE STUDIES
COLLEGE OF CREATIVE STUDIES

During the announcement of MM-O-DD we created a installation in collaboration with the College of Creative Studies Jewelry Design Department and many others. In September 2020 we will continue with the Fashion Accessory Design Department to showcase the 2020 top five graduates.

CHARLES H. WRIGHT MUSEUM
CHARLES H. WRIGHT MUSEUM

2017 The Panel Discussion included Patrina Chatman of The Charles Wright Museum Rudy Lauderman of The Detroit Institute of Arts Ric Viers of Blastwave FX 2018 Venue Sponsor for the Design Discussion with Doreen Fletcher who is the Jewelry Designer from the Black Panther Movie

DETROIT CENTER FOR DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY
DETROIT CENTER FOR DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY
DESIGN CORE NETWORK
DESIGN CORE NETWORK

Design Core Network is a networking platform for Design professionals.

DETROIT DESIGN CORE
DETROIT DESIGN CORE

2015: Announcement 2016: DDF Design Village  2017: Launch: Sustainability Design Dare 2018: DDF 2019: DDF 2020: DDF MOD City of Design: Hosting CCS Design Core Network Host

DETROIT RIVERFRONT CONSERVANCY
DETROIT RIVERFRONT CONSERVANCY

2017 The Detroit Riverfront Conservancy's Touch -A - Truck Program ,now includes Truck Design through the suggestion of MM-O-DD. Wheel Design with chalk on cement will be captured with drone photograph. Each wheel drawn must touch an adjoining wheel. The result is a two year may draw next to a seasoned professional Designer! 2018 Truck Tread Design 2019 Truck Tread inspired by the engineering in nature (Biomimicry) 2020 Program developed was for Truck Grill Design

DNR OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CENTER
DNR OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CENTER

2016 Biomimicry Design Dare launched with 30 people in attendance and 13 submissions Participates 6-16 years old. 2017 Second Annual Biomimicry Design Dare grows with 100+ in attendance and 29 submissions. Participates 2-28 years old.

GLOBAL TIES > DETROIT
GLOBAL TIES > DETROIT

Global Ties > Detroit has provided both in-kind and financial support. They are an on-going value partner from 2016-current 2020 2016: Design ambassador 2017: Co-Host of Sustainability panel Discussion with Project Just  2018: Fashion Design Dare Challenge 2019, 2020: International Design Dare Challenge 2018 Fashion Design Dare Challenge 2019 International Design Dare Challenge 2020 International Design Dare Challenge

GUIDESTAR
GUIDESTAR
HEINZ C. PRECHTER BIPOLAR REASEARCH PROGRAM
HEINZ C. PRECHTER BIPOLAR REASEARCH PROGRAM
I.S.A.I.C.
I.S.A.I.C.

Industrial Sewing And Innovation Center

MICHIGAN SCIENCE CENTER
MICHIGAN SCIENCE CENTER

2015 The Secret Science of Hair Color Featured the Beauty Design Industry 2016 The Frost Fairy Queen in the Sparks Theatre on Noel Night Featured Graphic/Furniture/Adornment/On- Stage Fashion DDC 2017 1st  Sustainability DDC 2018 3rd Annual Biomimicry DDC DDF Youth Day 2019 4th Annual Biomimicry DDC DDF Youth Day 2020 5th Annual Biomimicry DDC ( TBD) DDF Youth Day (TBD) ​DDC= Design Dare Challenge

MICHIGAN MUSEUM ASSOCIATION
MICHIGAN MUSEUM ASSOCIATION

The Panel Discussion included Katrina Chatman of The Charles Wright Museum Rudy Lauderman of The Detroit Institute of Arts Ric Viers of Blastwave FX

THE ROSE AND ROBERT SKILLMAN BRANCH DPL
THE ROSE AND ROBERT SKILLMAN BRANCH DPL

2016: Launched Biomimicry Design Dare on Digital platform at the Skillman Library and welcomed the Children's Librarian to inspire the people at the launch of the Biomimicry Design Dare.

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SPONSORS

We have on going opportunity's for specific sponsorships