The Heidelberg Project

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The Heidelberg Project is an outdoor art environment that brings in energy to the community and it's on the East Side of Detroit, Michigan. It was created in 1986 by artist Tyree Guyton and his grandfather Sam Mackey (Grandpa Sam). The Heidelberg Project is recognized around the world as demonstration of the power of creativity to transform live. Their mission is to inspire people to appreciate and use artistic expression to enrich their lives, improve the social and economic health of their greater community. Also Heidelberg Project is a non-profit organization. According to the Heidelberg Project (2015) “In 2010 United States Census figures indicate that the Heidelberg Project community (48207) is the most economically depressed neighborhood…show more content…
“Hope” is a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen and a feeling of trust. It doesn't take much skill to point out all the things that are wrong with this world we live in today. The rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer. “Hope” what's helps up get out off bed and aim for something amazing to happen. “Hope” is a horizon we had for and leaving nothing behind us but fear and no we may never reach our goals, but its hope that will save us once were. The "Hope Chair" symbolizes how everyone should take the time and step back to think about the little things we take for granted in our everyday lives. This generation is about constantly moving forward and we forget that as we are constantly moving so this time and that time is very important to us to use it wisely because we only have one life. Also with hope comes patience. We must be patient in this world because like the sign says in the picture "one step at a time." We must take everything day by day as time goes on, we believe that nothing has changed, but once we look back, everything is

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