Houdini’s body was embalmed and stored at the funeral home in a bronze coffin with a glass lid, which Houdini wanted to use as a prop for his magic shows.
For the second consecutive year, renowned artists from metro Detroit and around the globe converged on the Eastern Market for the past weeks to paint murals on the sides of buildings as part of Murals in the Market.
Thousands of people flocked to Dally in the Alley in the Cass Corridor on Saturday for music, art and food.
World-renowned street artist Shepard Fairey was facing up to 10 years in prison. Not anymore.
“His images were haunting — amid the rubble, he found beauty; amid war, he found humanity.”
A passionate team is transforming a blighted Highland Park block into a sustainable eco-village.
A middle school teacher was fired for saying “vagina” several times during an art history lesson without getting “previous approval.”
The art project is aimed at raising money to demolish blighted Detroit houses, but Mayor Mike Duggan’s administration is not on board.
The media spun a cold-hearted narrative about a project to move a vacant Detroit house to Europe, but the truth is far more nuanced.
Among the blight and poverty in many of Detroit’s neighborhoods are colorful reminders of perseverance and pride.