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See something that needs fixing? Snap a photo for the DAM's Design Dilemma

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The delivery date for submissions in the Denver Art Museum's Open for Design community challenge is closing in. Have you been dragging your feet because you just don't know how to come up with a solution that fits the problem within the framework of the challenge?

The DAM isn't about to let you off the hook. On the next page, see its re-tooled challenge, put forth by the museum's interactive blog page The Collective, for folks who have ideas but can't seem to put the pieces together.

See also:

- The Denver Art Museum wants you for the Open for Design challenge. - At the Denver Art Museum, change is good. - Visit the Denver Art Museum through the eyes of Instagram users.

dDIY #9: Take a Photo of a Design Dilemma In Your 'Hood

Your Mission: Take a photo of a design dilemma in your 'hood.

Specs: Take a hi-res pic (up to 2 MB) of this design issue and upload it here. There are a lot of neighborhood design dilemmas out there. You know the ones, your neighbor's leaky garden hose, a lonely and uncomfortable bus stop, pot holes in the street or neglected bike lane paint. Once you get looking you're sure to see these cropping up everywhere. Lucky for you; there are a ton of creative people in Denver who are looking to solve these dilemmas NOW by participating in Open For Design: A DAM Community Challenge, the DAM's first visitor-sourced exhibition! So send in your dilemmas, we'll display them online and in the exhibition where a local designer may just solve your neighborhood problem.

So easy: You can do that. Go to the Collective's webpage for further instructions.

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