A Design Center Taps Into The Youth
A two-week architecture/design camp in Jackson, MS that allows youth to re-imagine their declining city by teaching them about architecture, showing them the assets they already have and designing beyond what they currently see in their city.
A two-week camp that enabled 30 youth in Jackson, MS to learn about architecture while also re-imagining what their city could look like in the future. Similar to other youth oriented projects (StudioH) that are led by the design community but with a shorter time span to engage.
Jackson Design Camp
Also notable in this inspiration is the lead that the local design center takes in assisting the youth in imagining themselves as architects/designers: