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Bought a $450M painting? Don’t worry about the tax

Bought a $450M painting? Don’t worry about the taxBuyer of record-breaking da Vinci painting won’t have to pay sales tax
  • Business
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Entertainment

Winter Blast returns to Campus Martius in January

Winter Blast returns to Campus Martius in JanuaryThe annual family-friendly festival will be Jan. 26-28, to coincide with the final weekend of the Auto Show
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Detroit

Students bring talent to Noel Night celebrations

Students bring talent to Noel Night celebrationsMore than 200 music, theater and dance groups to join Saturday event
  • Detroit
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Arts

Guyton creates in Philadelphia, renovates in Detroit

Tyree Guyton becomes a star in Philadelphia, Heidelberg undergoes renovation in DetroitArtist finishes ‘clock’ project in City of Brotherly Love, while Heidelberg 3.0 progresses with ‘Numbers House’ project
  • Arts
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Arts

CCS hosts ‘Herstory’ & ‘Evidence of Things Unseen’

CCS hosts ‘Herstory’ & ‘Evidence of Things Unseen’Exhibit includes works on paper and a career retrospective for Rose Dalessandro through Dec. 16
  • Arts
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Entertainment

Signal-Return celebrates 6th birthday with gala

Signal-Return celebrates 6th birthday with Friday galaLetter-press company in Eastern Market throws fundraiser Friday evening, with music from Third Man Records
  • Entertainment
  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Trevor Noah among headliners at Michigan LaughFest

Trevor Noah among headliners at Michigan LaughFestGilda’s LaughFest organizers say the “The Daily Show” host and “Girls Trip” breakout star Tiffany Haddish will perform
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Arts

UMMA installs Christina Olsen as new director

Christina Olsen takes over University of Michigan Museum of ArtChristina Olsen has just taken over as director of the University of Michigan Museum of Art.
  • Arts
  • 1 month ago
Arts

Rare Leonardo da Vinci painting auctioned in New York

Rare Leonardo da Vinci painting auctioned in New YorkThe oil painting depicts Christ holding a crystal orb and is called “Salvator Mundi” or “Savior of the World”
  • Arts
  • 1 month ago
Arts

Banksy’s ‘Haight Street Rat’ on display in Windsor

Banksy’s ‘Haight Street Rat’ on display in Windsor through ThursdayPainting by the graffiti artist will be on view for free at Wolfhead Distillery through Thursday
  • Arts
  • 1 month ago
Arts

Charach Gallery and BBAC host intriguing shows

Charach Gallery and BBAC host intriguing showsShows at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center and the Janice Charach Gallery would make for a great afternoon’s outing.
  • Arts
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Arts

Society: Shoetopia! exhibit wows the crowd at CCS

Society: Shoetopia! exhibit wows the crowd at CCSAbout 150 guests attended the exhibition preview reception in CCS’s Valade Family Gallery following a panel discussion
  • Arts
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Arts

Japanese ‘Stillness & Movement’ gallery opens at DIA

Japanese ‘Stillness & Movement’ gallery opens at DIAPermanent Japanese gallery opens Saturday at DIA with a weekend of workshops, performers, artists and chefs
  • Arts
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Entertainment

Japanese Art Gallery at the DIA

Japanese Art Gallery at the DIAJapanese Art Gallery at the DIA
  • Entertainment
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Detroit

Knight Foundation gives $1.8M for Metro-area art
29 winners ‘capture the energy of the city, its people and the connections between them’

Knight Foundation gives $1.8M to Metro Detroit art initiatives29 winners ‘capture the energy of the city, its people and the connections between them’
  • Detroit
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Michigan History

The Players Detroit, creating a scene since 1911

The Players Detroit, creating a scene since 1911The Players Detroit, creating a scene since 1911
  • Michigan History
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Arts

Chocolate the star at Cranbrook Institute of Science

Chocolate the star at Cranbrook Institute of ScienceExhibit explores history, science of chocolate production, and its cultural impact on producers and consumers
  • Arts
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Detroit

Smithsonian honors Detroiter as ‘visionary design mind’

Smithsonian honors Detroiter as ‘visionary design mind’“Visionary design mind” says hip hop culture can help cure the sins of architecture, design and gentrification
  • Detroit
  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Arts

DIA hosts side-by-side shows on Monet, Church

DIA hosts side-by-side shows on Monet, ChurchThe Detroit Institute of Arts has paired two small shows — “Monet: Framing Life” and “Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage”
  • Arts
  • 2 months ago
Arts

Monet-Framing Life Gallery and Church-A Painter's Pilgrimage at DIA

Monet-Framing Life Gallery and Church-A Painter’s Pilgrimage at DIAMonet-Framing Life Gallery and Church-A Painter's Pilgrimage at DIA
  • Arts
  • 2 months ago
Detroit

Dinosaurs to take Thanksgiving parade to new heights

Dinosaurs to take Thanksgiving parade to new heightsNew float will be longest and tallest to roll through Detroit’s streets Nov. 23
  • Detroit
  • 2 months ago
Wayne County

Exhibit showcases examples pop culture stereotyping

Dearborn exhibit showcases examples pop culture stereotypingThe Arab American National Museum is hosting an exhibit showcasing a history of discrimination in American pop culture
  • Wayne County
  • 2 months ago
Detroit

Detroiter aims to document every mural in the city

Detroiter aims to document every mural in the cityViranel Clerard spends 40 hours a week photographing murals downtown and in the neighborhoods of Detroit
  • Detroit
  • 2 months ago
Arts

Art auction and gala will benefit Matrix Human Services

Raising money for Matrix Human Services will be ArtWorks Detroit’s gala and auctionAIDS programs and other social services will be supported by money raised at ArtWorks Detroit’s gala and auction Friday.
  • Arts
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Detroit

Judge Damon Keith to be honored at gala

Judge Damon Keith to be honored at galaThe gala is a fundraiser for the Damon J. Keith Center for Civil Rights at Wayne State University and the Wright museum
  • Detroit
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Arts

Penny portrait of Lincoln gets the big win at ArtPrize

Penny portrait of Abraham Lincoln gets the big win at ArtPrizeBattle Creek artist Richard Schlatter gets $200,000 for his portrait of the 16th president made out of 24,000 pennies
  • Arts
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Arts

Grands Rapids' ArtPrize Nine names winners

Grands Rapids’ ArtPrize Nine names winnersGrands Rapids' ArtPrize Nine names winners
  • Arts
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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