Art from the Ashes: Securing a Legacy

In just 8 months, the world renowned Heidelberg Project has lost 5 of its most prominent art installations to arson. Our community needs security, and fast.
Art
$54,280USD
raised of $50,000 goal
109%
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This campaign started on Nov 19 and closed on December 20, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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This campaign ended on December 20, 2013
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  • $5USD
    Smoke Signals

    Yes, five bucks. As a non-profit, we definitely know a thing or two about getting by on a budget. When we say that every dollar counts, we absolutely mean it. Pitch in a dollar today and know that you did what you could to preserve the Heidelberg Project for years to come.

    44 claimed

  • $10USD
    Glow Getters

    Glow Getters, we're stuck on you! Give ten bucks today, and we'll send a special campaign exclusive vinyl sticker your way!

    177 claimed

  • $25USD
    Pyro-tegé

    Tyree is always saying he's laid the foundation here, but it's up to us to take the HP "to the moon." Well, you can't know where you're going if you don't know where you're coming from! Donate $25 and receive a 4" x 6" archival photo print of the Heidelberg Houses that started it all! Pyro-tegés receive the brand new vinyl sticker, too!

    213 claimed

  • $50USD
    ART-sonist

    Okay, ART-sonists, this one's a big deal. For the first time ever, we're making a print of Tyree Guyton's most popular works available! Tyree has selected one of his favorites for a 5" x 7" print, exclusively for this campaign. You'll also receive the 4"x 6" house photo and the vinyl sticker.

    128 claimed

  • $75USD
    'Embers Only' Club

    The Dot is one of Tyree's most powerful signatures, one he's made all over Detroit and the world. Once you have one of your own, it's kind of like an official welcome to the family! Contribute $75 today in exchange for your very own 6" hand-painted dot (on recycled paper, of course!) signed by the man himself, Tyree Guyton. 'Embers' Only donors receive all the previous levels' perks, too!

    109 claimed

  • $100USD
    Hot Stuff

    Yeah, we're talkin' to you! It takes hot stuff to know hot stuff-- in addition to the previous perks, anyone contributing $100 or more will receive a special memento from the days of House of Soul: though the house was leveled by the fire, many record fragments survived. Snag your own soulful souvenir-- it's a piece of Detroit history!

    103 claimed

  • $250USD
    Smokin' Ace

    Smokin' Aces score a guided tour of the HP, but that's not all. You're invited to help construct a memorial at the House of Soul site! Bring a vinyl and let's get to work keeping the soul alive! Can't make it the project in person? Write your name or a message on a vinyl and send it our way. We'll send you photos of your record in action, and you'll score the lower levels' perks, too!

    7 claimed

  • $500USD
    Phoenix

    Not only will our Phoenix level donors receive the perks from every other level, they also earn a spot on Heidelberg Street, literally! Send us your photo and we'll dedicate a sidewalk square to your name and portrait-- a Heidelberg-style caricature! Heck, we could use the extra set of eyes, anyway!

    12 claimed

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