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The Heidelberg Project

3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
+1 313-458-8414
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Real Interesting Place to Visit

Took a quick visit here between the wedding ceremony and reception. Was really impressed, enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nancy D
All That Hype

Before the fires started there,it was a wonderful place to see Urban Art. Now,it looks like junk... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
whitehawk16
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Detroit, Michigan
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“outdoor art” (10 reviews)
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3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
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+1 313-458-8414
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a quick visit here between the wedding ceremony and reception. Was really impressed, enjoyed seeing everything and a place that should be kept going for many others to see.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Before the fires started there,it was a wonderful place to see Urban Art. Now,it looks like junk houses in a burnt up street. Not happy there anymore.

Thank whitehawk16
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I really enjoyed visiting the Heildelberg Project. We decided to have a staycation and do things around the area that we had never done. Well worth it!

Thank Terri B
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Something that I’ve been curious about seeing for years. Decided to take out of town company there. I was trying to keep an open mind about it considering the location and some of the things seen on the news (arsons) All i can say is...those...More

Thank Newbiedo
Reviewed October 27, 2017

This neighborhood had a fire and a few houses are remaining. The art work is all over a block radius. Mostly outsider are but interesting a fun and great photo ops

1  Thank laurie a
Reviewed October 22, 2017

If you love innovation, and art/community action in the face of decay - GO SEE THE HEIDELBERG PROJECT! It is inspiring to see the evidence of artists coming together for the good a community. And it makes one feel connected.

Thank sapph1984
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This was an incredible thing to see in person. It is a powerful artistic response to neglected or abandoned properties and objects. It exemplifies the proverb - One man's trash is another man's treasure. It challenges both the condition and assumptions about its solution.

1  Thank cfaap
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Unique array of misc odd junk affixed to houses/trees in neighborhood. Quirky at best. Artist friend took dozens of photos. Not my cup of tea. So truly in the eye of the beholder.

2  Thank DickandRobin
Reviewed September 21, 2017

This area is full of rats and vermin crawling around all of the stuffed animals and garbage that is in the park, nailed to homes and strewn about. It's a total disgusting pit.

1  Thank Litlsecret
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

This place is worth a drive out to see. Very interesting street art. Many of the homes have signs saying not to take photographs so be careful of that.

1  Thank samhull87
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TimB3647
Hi my name is Tim Burke, a lot of people are taking photographs of my artwork and studio Gallery on Heidelberg Street and misrepresenting my artwork as the artwork of the Heidelberg Project, which it's not, I have been on Heidelberg Street for 17 years I own at pink House it serves as my studio gallery, and as a copy written art installation with the United States copyright office, on the front of the pink House there're two signs that properly identify my business they read Detroit industrial gallery artist Tim Burke with my telephone number on them, I have also painted the words approximately 20 times on the pink House that this is not the Heidelberg Project, I also painted the words that I was making art in this house 28 years ago in big bold letters and printed my name right underneath that, I also own for lots next to my house which comprise my metal sculpture garden with the big giant red flower it is surrounded with a green fence made out of pellets. So this is not a question for anybody to answer this is a public service announcement, to say that there are two artists on Heidelberg Street it's a residential street that serves as a venue in a residential neighborhood much like the Detroit Institute of arts houses over 5000 artists, and each artist has a name tag to identify their artwork, my artwork is not the artwork of Tyree guyton or the height of project
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Penny0731 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tim, I'm not answering but rather thanking you for clarifying for visitors. I have known about your installment on Heidelberg and I do appreciate your work. I have photos of different phases of your artwork next to the... More
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