Press

Mint Artists Guild press and media support


January 18, 2022: Local Detroit Journalist, Alexandra Bahou, from WXYZ Detroit interviews Alexis Bagely, Mint Artist and Vice President of Mint Board of Directors, Mint Artist and Studio Assistant, Faith Jones-Honey and Vickie Elmer, Mint Co-founder and Executive Director.

https://www.wxyz.com/news/mint-artists-guild-lifts-up-young-detroit-artists-helps-them-turn-their-passion-into-a-career

December 12, 2021: Local Detroit Journalist, DezTanie Stover, interviews Mint Artist, Faith Jones-Honey, at the Eastern Market.

2021 Paint Detroit with Generosity Art Exhibition

https://www.clickondetroit.com/community/2021/12/02/detroit-historical-museum-exhibit-showcases-citys-artistic-youth/

Self Portraits of participating Artists

Model D talks about Paint Detroit with Generosity 2021 exhibition at the Detroit Historical Museum

//www.modeldmedia.com/features/5WaysToEngage.aspx.

Mint is among 56 Michigan nonprofits to donate to for Giving Tuesday 2021. see the story by WDIV Channel 4: 

https://bit.ly/3d5m888

Mint donates a painting to Strategic Community Partners. Read the Blog post here:

 https://strategiccommunitypartners.org/news/skys-the-limit?fbclid=IwAR1WY8hB70AHz70hczUzyOAvI6I4CXuKkZ2muLPzyhqGPHv1nxt1ZJxPUZM

Mint’s first traveling exhibit goes to Grand Rapids as Mint keeps growing. Model D feature story: 

https://www.modeldmedia.com/features/MINT-artists-guild.aspx

National coverage of the Power to the People mural with Hubert Massey downtown:

 https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/18/us/politics/detroit-protests-mural.html

Mint’s Paint Detroit with Generosity show is the backdrop for the CBS Detroit Eye on Detroit feature:  

Story by the Creative Armory :   

https://thecreativearmory.com/2019/09/mint-artists-guild-works-to-develop-detroits-creative-youth/

Starting toward success in the art world.  Ferndale Friends, October / November 2018: 

Cool summer jobs with Mint Artists. The Hub, 2018: 

https://www.thehubdetroit.com/mint-artists-guild-hires-talented-teens-to-create-art-for-detroit-parks/

Young artists among the scene at 2015 Palmer Park Art Fair. Deadline Detroit

http://www.deadlinedetroit.com/articles/12178/photo_gallery_a_picture-perfect_day_for_the_palmer_park_art_fair