AMP Blog: Allied Media Projects

Three awards to AMP from the Knight Arts Challenge

Allied Media Projects is proud to be the recipient of three awards from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation's Knight Arts Challenge. The Knight Arts grants to AMP will support the launch of an Allied Media Conference music festival, Detroit Future Schools' "Data Murals" project, and the Detroit Digital Stewards' "Detroit Music Box."

AMP’s top 10 turning points of 2013

Turning points are moments when you don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay where you are.  Figuring out the next best move is a kind of improvisational dance – requiring much agility and willingness to be vulnerable, while stepping into the unknown.

Here at Allied Media Projects, we’ve arrived at 2014, having navigated many turning points over the past year with grace, thanks to the deep commitment to figuring-out hard questions on the part of our incredible staff.

2013 Unicorn Appreciation Award: Diana J. Nucera

Allied Media Projects has developed a practice of giving a "Unicorn Appreciation Award" at the end of the year to honor the valuable contributions of staff members. The 2013 Unicorn is Diana J. Nucera.

AMP staff teach video production and green-screening at the Allied Media Conference

AMP Trainings & Services: Helping you produce media for a more just, creative, and collaborative world

Allied Media Projects offers a wide variety of trainings and services to help you use media and creative communications to strengthen your work. The trainings and services we offer reflect the knowledge and resources we’ve amassed over 15 years of producing the Allied Media Conference, and offering local media programs in Detroit.

The new AMP website

AMP's web development partner The Work Department has launched a new blog for discussing their projects. They recently published some reflections on the production of the Allied Media Projects homepage.