artists & Performers

Sidewalk Detroit is passionate about engaging with artists to explore new creative terriority. We reguarly commission artists to present new and existing work, or hold classes and workshops in the community.

We are currently looking for artists for the 2019 Sidewalk Festival.



Our Anchor Programs are soulful opportunities for members of our community to imagine their future and serve Detroit.

Interested in becoming a Sidewalk Festival or an Eliza Howell Park volunteer?



Through our annual Sidewalk Festival, Sidetrails artist-residency program at Eliza Howell Park, artist commissions and pop-up performances, we are transforming the possibilities of how artists and communities engage with the built and natural environment.

Help us spread innovative, socially relevant art to unexpected places across Detroit.

Ways to Donate

The Miami Foundation, our fiscal sponsor

  1. Click on the Donate button below

  2.  You will be taken to Sidewalk’s 501c3 fiscal sponsor, the Miami Foundation

  3. Choose your gift level

  4. Under “Gift Designation” choose “The Sidewalk Detroit Fund”

  5. You’re all set! This money will be given transferred to Sidewalk through the Miami Foundation.


You may also give directly to Sidewalk through Paypal. 
This gift is also tax deductible. 


Funders & Community Partners

We are proudly funded by:

Thank you to our community partners: