A large claw poked through the stage of the once-celebrated theater on Detroit’s east side today.
The Eastown Theatre was one of Detroit’s most elegant movie palaces and later a premier rock venue during the psychedelic era.
Duggan has waged a controversial war against street art and graffiti at a time when police can’t respond adequately to violent crime.
Even without direct evidence that Shepard Fairey posted his iconic images on vacant buildings in Detroit, a judge said the case is strong enough for a trial.
Police acknowledged they have no direct evidence that Shepard Fairey posted any of the images.
Once billed as “Detroit’s most beautiful dance rendezvous,” the ornate venue attracted musical acts as diverse as Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, MC5, Velvet Underground and The Stooges.
Packard Plant employees insist they did not know a world-renowned wildlife photographer was bringing animals with him for a photo shoot at the abandoned factory on Detroit’s east side Monday morning.
A large tiger escaped during a photo shoot at the abandoned Packard Plant on Detroit’s east side late this morning.
When artists excavated the Banksy mural from the abandoned Packard Plant, they pledged to keep the piece in Detroit for all to see.
Mayor Mike Duggan’s war on graffiti is about to get an international stage – and maybe not the one he’s anticipating.