CANVS App Highlights Detroit's Outdoor MuralsThe digital map tracks displays in an effort to highlight Detroit's public art scene.
Local Southwest Detroit Muralist Tells the Stories of History along Mexicantown's Buildings, WallsMuralist Elton Monroy Durán joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his murals, the inspiration behind them, and his journey from Mexico to Detroit and what led him to remain in the city.
The Diatribe Reclaims Space in Grand Rapids Neighborhoods for Community Art ProjectsMarcel "Fable" Price, Executive Director of The Diatribe, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss this year's 49507 Project, as well as the various youth programming The Diatribe offers.
Debra J. White-Hunt's Dance Legacy Felt throughout the Detroit-Windsor CommunityDebra J. White-Hunt, Director of Detroit-Windsor Dance Academy, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about her career in dance and her current work at the Detroit-Windsor Dance Academy.
Telling the Stories of Today Through Murals with Sydney G. JamesSydney G. James joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the meaning behind her art work, and why she focuses on Black women above all else.
Artist Jonathan Harris Looks For His Art To Spark Conversations On Critical Race TheoryArtist Jonathan Harris joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss where the idea for his Critical Race Theory painting came from, and what he hopes the painting achieves in the broader discussions of the academic theory.
How A Viral Painting Is Stirring Up The Critical Race Theory DebateA viral painting is selling out all over the world for its message that depicts the white-washing of black history and now that message is bringing a controversial topic to the forefront.
Art Road, Michigan Glass Project Bringing Art Class Back to DPSCD StudentsTuesday students participated in a live glassblowing demonstration to teach kids about the technique and history of glass art.
Live "Flower Therapy" Art Exhibit Offers Healing Space For Those Grieving During PandemicFlower Therapy is an immersive live floral art installations curate by Asia Hamilton, chief curator and owner of Norwest Gallery of Art, along with curatorial assistant Simone Bryant. The exhibition will runs through August 1, 2021
'Monroe Street Midway' Featuring Roller Rink, Basketball, Art, Food, Opens Friday In Downtown DetroitThe Monroe street Midway formally Monroe street drive-in opens Friday May 28. Will feature Detroits only outdoor roller rink, art, food, sports zones. Runs through the fall.
Detroiters New Art Installment In Parker's Alley Shows Love To The CityEvent planner and Detroiter Melinda Anderson has not been planning many events due to COVID. However her new art installment in Parker's Alley is getting a lot of buzz, it shows "love" to the city.
The Historic Scarab Club Debuts "Souls Of Black Folk" Exhibition In Honor Of Black History MonthThe historic Scarab Club in Detroit's Cultural Center hosts the very first "Souls of Black Folk" Exhibition in honor of Black History Month
A Former Auto Assembly Line Worker Creates Art Foundation, Provides Art Education To Metro Detroit YouthTony Roko, founder of Art Foundation, joins special host April Moss on Community Connect to discuss the creation of Art Foundation and what he hopes to grow it into for the future.
Printing With HistoryThere’s a connection to history in printing with proof presses.
Street Team explores Arts Beats & Eats