Mapping Detroit’s Murals

An Interview with Viranel Clerard of The Detroit Mural Project on our community data project for Gehl Institute’s Public x Design

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Viranel Clerard, 24, started documenting Detroit’s public murals when he was in the 10th grade. He was drawn to the pops of color that reminded him of his parents’ home country of Haiti (Source: TheNeighborhoods.org).
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Explore the 571 public murals on the map of Detroit, alongside other open city data on Stae.
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Viranel co-presenting the mural data with our Community Engineer, Crystal Penalosa as part of Gehl Institute’s Public x Design at the College of Creative Studies, Detroit.
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Snapshot of the Map view on Stae, where you can filter the murals by location, artist name, and title and map them alongside 13 city data sets.

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