Artist and Curator Ingrid LaFleur Running for Mayor of Detroit

March 3rd, 2017

Detroit-based artist and curator Ingrid LaFleur has announced her candidacy for the mayorship of the Michigan city, announcing her candidacy this week.  “The truth is, my experiences as a creative and as a Detroiter have led me to this decision,” she says.  “As a curator, I observe, research, investigate, and then bring together the elements to make a cohesive statement and/or action. As an artist I tend to focus on out-of-the-box ways to resolve issues that I face. I am using all of those skills to create a healthy, sustainable city.”

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