Knight Arts Challenge announces winners, $1.3 million in grants

By Chris Hughes

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

By: Micah Walker - Detroit Free Press

(Excerpt) 

For artists looking to make their big break in the cultural arts scene, all it takes is a 150-word description of their latest project and they could win thousands of dollars. 

High-profile hotels, movie theater coming to Woodward in Midtown

By Chris Hughes

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

By: JC Reindl - Detroit Free Press

(Excerpt)

Woodward Avenue is the spine of Detroit's thriving Midtown district, yet even amid the flurry of new luxury-branded apartments and artisanal small plates restaurants, some highly visible properties along the avenue have stayed vacant or underutilized.

Now, those development gaps are moving closer to being filled by new residential, retail, commercial and hotel buildings.

Ten, One Hundred and Ten Thousand years / American Spolia presented by Austin + Mergold

Ten, One Hundred and Ten Thousand years / American Spolia presented by Austin + Mergold

Gallery Reception is 6-9 p.m. Friday, July 13, 2018

Show runs June 25 to August 20, 2018 at the DCDT Woodward Gallery

Denby High School Students Design Exhibition-LTU DCDT

Denby High School Students Design Exhibition

Gallery Reception is 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 28, 2018

Show runs June 24 to August 16, 2018 at the DCDT Corridor Gallery

The Architectural Art of Gretchen Maricak (1952-2018)

The Architectural Art of Gretchen Maricak (1952-2018)

Gallery Reception is 6-8 p.m. Thursday June 7, 2018

Show runs May 17 to June 20, 2018 at the DCDT Woodward Gallery

SMART Unveils FAST

By Elise Fields

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

SMART Unveils FAST

 

What is FAST?

Frequent. Affordable. Safe. Transit.

FAST is a new service powered by SMART, which offers limited stops and connects the suburbs to downtown quickly and easily.  The new high-frequency service travels along three of Detroit’s busiest corridors, Gratiot, Woodward, and Michigan, and only stops at designated FAST stops. 

World-class cycling velodrome nears opening in Detroit

By Chris Hughes

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

By JC Reindl, Detroit Free Press

(Excerpt)

 

Only two U.S. cities have a specially designed sports venue for indoor bicycle-racing.

Next month, Detroit becomes the third.

Lexus nabs naming rights for Detroit's first velodrome

By Chris Hughes

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

Ian Thibodeau, The Detroit News

(Excerpt)

Downtown Detroit’s newest sports stadium will give Lexus a sought-after advertising presence in a city increasingly drawing worldwide attention.

Capital Impact Partners and JPMorgan Chase Launch New Program to Increase the Number of Minority Developers in Detroit

By Chris Hughes

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

JP Morgan Chase & Co.

(Excerpt)

Innovative, two-year pilot program provides critical capital and training for next generation of developers

DLECTRICITY 2017

DLECTRICITY 2017:

Artist Installations

Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23, 2017 from 7 PM - 12 AM

 

Pages