400 Forward as Special Guests:
"The Future of Museums, Public Spaces, and Parks
Sir David Adjaye, one of the leading architects of his generation and a global cultural ambassador, spoke at the Detroit Institute of Arts on the power of architecture to achieve positive social change. Adjaye was joined on stage by the award-winning landscape architect Michael Van Valkenburgh in a conversation with Jamie Bennett, Executive Director at ArtPlace America, New York. 400 FORWARD were invited guests of the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy.
400 Forward's Creator Featured on PBS Kid's Show
400 Forward's creator be featured in a segment on the Emmy-award winning kids’ science program Curious About Careers which airs on WKAR, PBS Kids! The show was filmed in SmithGroup Detroit's office located in the historic Guardian Building in Downtown Detroit. Click the image for more info on the show!
Architexx Now What?! Traveling Exhibition
Now What?! is the first exhibition to examine the little-known history of architects and designers working to further the causes of the civil rights, women’s, and LGBTQ movements of the past fifty years. The exhibition content, conversations, and stories will inspire a new generation of design professionals to see themselves as agents of change by looking at the past to see new ways forward. 400 Forward is proud to be part of this traveling exhibition. Click this text for more info.