Detroit Flower House

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THE THIRD WEEKEND OF OCTOBER 2015, CUTTING EDGE FLORISTS FROM MICHIGAN AND ACROSS THE COUNTRY WILL FILL THE WALLS AND CEILINGS OF A 15-ROOM ABANDONED DETROIT HOUSE WITH AMERICAN-GROWN FRESH FLOWERS AND LIVING PLANTS FOR A WEEKEND INSTALLATION.

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THE PROJECT HAS BEEN FEATURED IN LOCAL, NATIONAL, AND WORLDWIDE MEDIA FOR INNOVATION IN FLORAL DESIGN AND REPURPOSING FORGOTTEN STRUCTURES IN THE CITY OF DETROIT. 

FLOWER HOUSE VISITORS WILL BE WELCOMED TO AN INCLUSIVE WEEKEND OF EXPLORATION FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16TH THROUGH SUNDAY OCTOBER 18TH. 

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WHEN THE OCTOBER INSTALLATION WEEKEND HAS PASSED, THE STRUCTURES ON THE FLOWER HOUSE PROPERTY WILL BE RESPONSIBLY DECONSTRUCTED AND THEIR MATERIALS REPURPOSED. THE LAND WILL BE CONVERTED INTO A FLOWER FARM AND DESIGN CENTER ON THEIR FORMERLY NEGLECTED PROPERTIES. 

THE FIRST WEEKEND OF MAY 2015, THE FLOWER HOUSE TEAM HOSTED A PREVIEW EVENT IN A NEIGHBORING VACANT HOUSE TO WHET THE WHISTLES OF INTERESTED FLORISTS, CURIOUS VISITORS, AND POTENTIAL SPONSORS. THE EXHIBITION WAS EXTRAORDINARY, AS THE OCTOBER INSTALLATION WILL BE 15-FOLD. 

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WATCH THE VIDEO HERE: https://vimeo.com/125418712

Hugs x

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