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Animation: Future sculpture outside Little Caesars Arena

Animation: Future sculpture outside Little Caesars ArenaCollege for Creative Studies student Jonathan Phillips designed a stainless steel sculpture titled “Movement of Champions” that will debut outside Little Caesars Arena in September. The sculpture was among 13 designs pitched by CCS students.
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Detroit

CCS students create public art for Little Caesars Arena

CCS students create public art for Little Caesars ArenaThe selected sculpture represents Detroit’s sports heritage and will debut in September
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Arts

Motor City Comic Con 2017

Motor City Comic Con 2017Motor City Comic Con 2017
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Arts

Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at auction

Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5M at New York auctionSotheby’s said the sale of “Untitled” by Jean-Michel Basquiat set a record price for an American artist at auction
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Arts

Prechter daughter organizes photo show on ‘Resilience’

Prechter daughter organizes photo show on ‘Resilience’‘Images of Resilience,’ organized by the late Heinz Prechter’s daughter Stephanie, seeks to use art to battle depression
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Entertainment

Comic Cons help Anthony Michael Hall keep it real

Comic Cons help Anthony Michael Hall keep it realHall is one of dozens of celebrity guests scheduled to appear at Motor City Comic Con this weekend
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Arts

DIA on track to self-sufficiency

DIA on track to self-sufficiency, museum officials sayRequired tax filing also shows the final bonuses and payments for former CEO Graham Beal
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Arts

Venice Biennale taps art angst amid rising nationalism

Venice Biennale taps artistic angst amid rising nationalism87 area national pavilions are contemplating the world around them and giving a voice to under-represented populations
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Arts

Artists tackle summer of ‘67 at Detroit Artists Market

Artists tackle summer of ‘67 at Detroit Artists MarketDetroit Artists Market hosts “Now and Then: Artists Contemplate the Summer of 1967” through May 27.
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Entertainment

David DiChiera founder Michigan Opera Theatre

David DiChiera founder Michigan Opera TheatreDavid DiChiera, Michigan Opera Theatre, speaks about his upcoming retirement during an interview from his Detroit home.
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Detroit

2017 Palmer Park Art Fair

2017 Palmer Park Art Fair2017 Palmer Park Art Fair
  • Detroit
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Obituary

Artist Jordan ‘Tead’ Vaughn ‘made an impact’ on Detroit

Artist Jordan ‘Tead’ Vaughn ‘made an impact’ on DetroitJordan “Tead” Vaughn, who died this week at 34, started in graffiti then transitioned into displaying work in galleries
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Arts

TV’s ‘Orange Is the New Black’ honors slain character

TV’s ‘Orange Is the New Black’ honors slain characterNetflix has commissioned artists in the Motor City, New York and others to paint murals of character Poussey Washington
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Arts

‘Never Again (Again)’ satirizes Trump’s first 100 days

‘Never Again (Again)’ satirizes Trump’s first 100 days15 percent of art sales from the show, at Highland Park’s Annex Gallery at The Factory, will go to the ACLU
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Entertainment

Entertainment calendar: Music, art and theater

Entertainment calendar: Music, art and theater this week in Metro DetroitChris Rock, Mike Posner, Trey Songz and more are in town this week
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Arts

Ann Wilson, Isley Brothers to headline River Days

Ann Wilson, Isley Brothers to headline River DaysFestival kicks off summer on the riverfront with concerts, thrills, water activities, and a treat for bikers
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Arts

Springfield, ’90s hit makers to play Stars & Stripes

Rick Springfield and ’90s hit makers to headline Stars & Stripes festRock hits from the 1980s and ’90s will be heard at the annual fest, which moves from Macomb County to Novi this year
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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
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  • 2 months ago
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