2016 [HERO]series: Artists + Veterans United.

Fashion Has Heart

The 5th annual HERO[series] exhibit by [HAS HEART] features the powerful collaboration of Detroit Veterans partnered with AIGA Detroit artists. In June, the five Veterans and artists worked together at the Swords Into Plowshares gallery in downtown Detroit with the mission to share each Veteran’s story through art, design, and fashion. Through the creative process, they brainstormed and conceptualized design ideas to share each Veteran’s story. ABOUT: [HAS HEART] is a nonprofit organization that unites U.S. veterans & artists for one shared mission: to share veterans’ stories through engaging & meaningful mediums. While bridging the divide between the creative & military worlds, [HAS HEART] is able to build awareness through the production of their stories through the medium of art, fashion & design. "Without their sacrifice, there is no freedom of..."

Entry Details
  • Art form: 2-D
  • Depth: n/a
  • Medium: Graphic Art + Installations
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  • Year created: 2016
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About Fashion Has Heart

The 2016 HERO[series] exhibit was produced by a small team of [HAS HEART] volunteers and the venue's work features the stories of five U.S. Veterans partnered with five AIGA Detroit artists.