PIONEERING ARTIST TYREE GUYTON TO REPRESENT U.S. AT CHINA'S SHENZHEN BIENNALE | BLACKBIRD

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An innovative platform for international exchange, the 2015 Biennale features a select group of 12 artists, architects and designers from around the world in an exhibition entitled “Re-Living the City.” Guyton, renowned for transforming his impoverished Detroit neighborhood into a two-block-long art installation, the Heidelberg Project, was chosen as one of just four U.S. participants. He was awarded funding to collaborate on a site-specific collage that addresses the role of architecture in existing, human-made environments.

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