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Devin Wilkins: The Retrospective Journey of "A Curation of Love for our City" in Baltimore by Baltimore
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Devin Wilkins: The Retrospective Journey of "A Curation of Love for our City" in Baltimore by Baltimore

Engage in this compelling conversation with Devin Wilkins, Baltimore native and founder of Meeting Where You Are (MWYA), a transformative mentorship program aimed at reducing youth recidivism 🎙️.

Inside the Episode:

🏙️ Explore Devin's deep-rooted connection to Baltimore and how his upbringing influenced his commitment to community outreach and mentorship.

📚 Discover the creative force behind "The Black Baltimore Renaissance Vol. 1," a coloring book that elevates the narrative of Baltimore's Black community.

🎭 Unpack the significant impact of Baltimore by Baltimore on "A Curation of Love for our City." Learn how this collaboration enriched the planning and successful execution of this dynamic event.

🎨 Dive into the art of curating talents that encapsulate the spirit of Baltimore, from the city's inner harbor to its buzzing local vendors, music, and art scenes.

📸 Highlight standout moments from "A Curation of Love for our City" that have influenced Devin's approach to future Baltimore by Baltimore festivals.

Click the link below to be part of this enlightening journey through Devin Wilkins' pivotal role in Baltimore’s cultural and community development 🎧✌️.


This episode of The Truth In This Art is brought to you by the kind support of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore.

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Creators and Guests

Rob Lee
Host
Rob Lee
The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.
Devin Wilkins
Guest
Devin Wilkins
Devin Wilkins is a Native of Baltimore City and founder of Meeting Where You Are (MWYA), a mentorship program that focuses on reducing the recidivism rates amongst the youth through mentorship, opportunities, and exposure.