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Artist twists plastic bags to create spiral beauty

Plastic is Mary Adkisson’s medium; artist makes art out of twisted bags and recyclingMary Adkisson makes sculptural wall hangings out of other people’s discarded plastic wrap.
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  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
Music

Detroit Jazz Festival unveils stellar lineup

Detroit Jazz Festival unveils stellar lineupWayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Dee Dee Bridgewater and more will play this free festival Sept. 1-4 in downtown Detroit
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  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Arts

New Orleans through the eyes of a homeless man

Looking at New Orleans, through the eyes of a homeless manHis photos are part of an exhibit by artists, who are or were homeless, on display in New Orleans’ Arts District
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Entertainment

Concert of Colors celebrates 25 years this summer

Concert of Colors celebrates 25 years this summerThe 1967 rebellion will be a theme of this year’s free event
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Arts

Detroit Red Bull show features diverse artists

Detroit Red Bull House of Art show features diverse artistsRed Bull House of Art will host a show Friday with work by three NY artists created during winter residency in Detroit
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Arts

Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ in three May performances by DSO

Verdi’s ‘Requiem’ in three May performances by DSODetroit Symphony Orchestra play Verdi’s “Requiem” in three performances in early May to honor Nazi victims
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Entertainment

‘Stumbling Blocks’ exhibit looks at U-M history

“Difficult moments” in U-M history are the subject of pop-up exhibit, “Stumbling Blocks”“Stumbling Blocks” is an outdoor, pop-up exhibition in seven parts that considers difficult moments in U-Mich history.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Arts

Organizers follow unique American way to fund the arts

Organizers follow unique American way to fund the artsFrom the beginning, the Endowment for the Arts was rooted in American political culture.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Arts

Leonardo’s ‘Adoration of the Magi’ cleaner, brighter

Leonardo’s ‘Adoration of the Magi’ now cleaner, brighterThe unfinished Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece “Adoration of the Magi” has emerged from a six-year restoration
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  • 4 weeks ago
Michigan

Feeling creative? Try a few weeks in Porcupine Mountains cabin

Feeling creative? Try a few weeks in Porcupine Mountains cabinFriends of Porkies offers 3-5 artists a cabin deep in state park wilderness
  • Michigan
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Arts

Heidelberg Project party marks move from Midtown office

Heidelberg Project throws party to mark move from their Midtown officesDetroit’s Heidelberg Project has to move out of its Midtown headquarters, but will party Friday-Sunday anyhow
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  • 1 month ago
Entertainment

8 things to know before 8th annual Marche du Nain Rouge

8 things to know before the 8th annual Marche du Nain RougeDetroiters will banish the red dwarf with a parade down Cass on Sunday
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  • 1 month ago
Music

Wayne Shorter named Jazz Fest 2017 Artist-in-Residence

Wayne Shorter named Detroit Jazz Fest’s 2017 Artist-in-ResidenceEsteemed saxophonist and composer will perform several times throughout the free Labor Day weekend event
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Nation

Trump budget clouds Public Broadcasting Act’s 50th year

Trump budget clouds Public Broadcasting Act’s 50th yearIf President Donald Trump has his way, it could be a hollow celebration
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Entertainment

Stars & Stripes Festival moves to Novi

Stars & Stripes Festival moves to Novi’s Suburban Collection ShowplaceThe four-day festival will be June 29-July 2 in Novi after years in Macomb County
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Arts

Art glass shines at Janice Charach Gallery

Art glass shines at Janice Charach Gallery in West BloomfieldArt glass gets its due at the “Michigan Regional Glass Exhibition” at West Bloomfield’s Janice Charach Gallery
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Business

International design spotlight again lands on Detroit

International design spotlight again lands on DetroitSaint-Etienne International Design Biennale is showing some Detroit love right now
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arts

Parade Co. partners with Detroit St. Patrick’s Parade

Parade Company partners with Detroit St. Patrick’s ParadeFor the first time in 59 years, the organizer of America’s Thanksgiving Parade will help spread St. Patrick’s cheer
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arts

River Rouge offers to help displaced Russell artists

City of River Rouge offers to help displaced Russell artistsDownriver city wants to help relocate creative types to help fill commercial storefronts and former industrial spaces
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Detroit

Heidelberg Project names new leader, board members

Heidelberg Project names new leader, board membersOfficials on Wednesday announce executive director Jenenne Whitfield takes over as art installation is overhauled
  • Detroit
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Arts

Tutankhamun ‘Wonderful Things’ a dazzling exhibit

Tutankhamun ‘Wonderful Things’ a dazzling exhibitCranbrook Science Museum exhibit is traveling show with over 120 replicas produced by New York, Egyptian artisans
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Arts

Bob Sestok creates powerful mural for Third Man Records

Bob Sestok creates powerful mural for Third Man RecordsRocker Jack White commissioned Detroit artist Bob Sestok to create a punchy mural for his record-pressing facility
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  • 2 months ago
Arts

Experts restore Fisher Building ceilings

Experts restore Fisher Building ceilingsThe vaulted ceilings, damaged by leaks and bad restoration, are being brought back to their 1928 glory
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  • 2 months ago
Arts

Restoring the Fisher Building ceiling murals

Restoring the Fisher Building ceiling muralsRestoring the Fisher Building ceiling murals
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  • 2 months ago
Arts

Saving history: MSU museum wants Women’s March items

Saving history: MSU museum wants Women’s March itemsOne month after women across the globe marched in solidarity, the Michigan State University Museum wants their mementos
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  • 2 months ago
Arts

Exhibit pushes boundaries on clothing, art

Exhibit pushes boundaries on clothing, artThe quirky show offers visitors a chance to view 32 award-winning costumes from the New Zealand-based design.
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  • 2 months ago
Arts

DSO hosts art exhibition by Detroit artists

DSO hosts art exhibition by Detroit artistsFulfilling a longstanding ambition, Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center will now host ongoing art exhibitions
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  • 2 months ago
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