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Insane Clown Posse's Violent J talks on upcoming release 'Fearless Fred Fury.'

Insane Clown Posse’s Violent JViolent J, aka Joseph Bruce of Insane Clown Posse talks with Detroit News' Adam Graham about their upcoming new release 'Fearless Fred Fury.'
  • Arts
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
World

5 alleged Hitler watercolors go unsold at auction

5 alleged Hitler watercolors go unsold at auctionFive watercolors attributed to the Nazi dictator from his early days as a struggling artist have failed to sell
  • World
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Arts

20th anniversary of The Dirty Show

20th anniversary of The Dirty ShowThe 20th anniversary of the 'The Dirty Show', an erotic art and stage show at the Russell Industrial Complex in Detroit, Michigan on February 8, 2019.
  • Arts
  • 1 week ago
Detroit

Living Arts steps in to inspire Detroit kids with music, art

Living Arts steps in to inspire kids with artA small dance class has grown to serve more than 3,000 kids across the city and beyond with expanded arts programming
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Neal Rubin

Restaurant horrors make for vivid art exhibit in Detroit

Exhibit shows mice in oven, photos on the wallFormer health inspector's pictures find the beauty in unsettling and unhealthy kitchens
  • Neal Rubin
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Arts

Techno-struggles at Simone DeSousa; 'All Media' at DAM

Techno-struggles at Simone Desousa GalleryArtist Melanie Manos struggles against technology with "Truing" at Simone DeSousa Gallery, while Detroit Artists Market hosts "All Media Exhibition."
  • Arts
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Arts

Curating the naughty — 'The Dirty Show' turns 20

Detroit’s ‘Dirty Show’ turns 20Founder Jerry Vile discusses the history of the erotic art show and his favorite moments and people over the years.
  • Arts
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Celebrities

Bravo’s Andy Cohen welcomes his first child

Bravo’s Andy Cohen welcomes his first child“Watch What Happens Live” host Andy Cohen posted on Instagram that Benjamin Allen Cohen was born Monday
  • Celebrities
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Arts

Internet-influenced art at UMMA

Internet-influenced art at UMMA"Art in the Age of the Internet" at the University of Michigan Museum of Art will be up through Apr. 7.
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Arts

Sphinx finals Saturday at Orchestra Hall

Sphinx finals Saturday at Orchestra HallThree young classical musicians will compete for $50,000 at Orchestra Hall Saturday in the Sphinx Competition finals.
  • Arts
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Arts

'American Panorama' festival kicks off at DSO Feb. 5

American Panorama’ kicks off at DSO Feb. 5The Detroit Symphony Orchestra's sixth-annual Winter Music Festival kicks off Tuesday, with "American Panorama"
  • Arts
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Detroit

Vision of DIA plaza/Midtown cultural campus unveiled

Images of Detroit ‘cultural campus’ releasedImages for multi-million dollar plan to create a 'cultural campus' around Detroit Institute of Arts unveiled
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Obituary

Jonas Mekas, ‘godfather’ of avant-garde, dies at 96

Jonas Mekas, ‘godfather’ of avant-garde, dies at 96Mekas is widely regarded as the godfather of modern American avant-garde film
  • Obituary
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Music

Tunde Olaniran and Complex Movements each get $50,000 grant from Chicago-based nonprofit

Olaniran, Complex Movements awarded $50K grantsThe local artists will each get an unrestricted fellowship from the Chicago-based nonprofit
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Detroit

Motown Museum offers free child admission on King Day

Motown Museum offers free child admission on King DayThe Detroit museum said admission on Monday will be free for visitors under 18 when accompanied by a paid adult
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Detroit

Cleared ex-con says he must sell artwork he did in prison

Cleared ex-con says he has to sell paintingsRichard Phillips says he's broke, waiting on Michigan to pay him more than $2 million after he served nearly 46 years for a murder he didn't commit.
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Arts

New era at Detroit's Mosaic Youth Theatre

New era at Detroit’s Mosaic Youth TheatreTwo women are taking over Mosaic Youth Theatre in Detroit, now that founder Rick Sperling is retiring.
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  • 1 month ago
Obituary

Philanthropist and civic leader Alfred Glancy is dead at 80

Philanthropist, civic leader Alfred Glancy diesPhilanthropist and civic leader Alfred Glancy is dead at 80.
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  • 1 month ago
Arts

Broadway director to helm Aretha Franklin story

Broadway director to helm Aretha Franklin storyTony-nominated director will direct 'Respect,' which will star Jennifer Hudson
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Arts

Mardi Gras season kicks off with king cake, revelry

Mardi Gras season kicks off with king cake, revelryMardi Gras season officially kicks off Sunday. Jan. 6
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Arts

Rockwell, patriotism and WWII at The Henry Ford

Rockwell, patriotism and WWII at The Henry Ford"Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms" at The Henry Ford focuses on the artist's World War II work, and is up through Jan. 13.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arts

Uffizi urges Germany to return painting stolen by Nazis

Uffizi urges Germany to return painting stolen by NazisThe director of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence is urging Germany to return a Dutch masterpiece stolen by Nazi troops
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arts

Motor City Comic Con back for 30th year

Motor City Comic Con back for 30th yearTickets went on sale this week for the 30th annual Motor City Comic Con, May 17-19 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arts

Exuberant artwork adorns Rainbow City Roller Rink

Exuberant artwork adorns Rainbow City Roller RinkFriendsWithYou collective created the exuberant artwork adorning Detroit's Rainbow City Roller Rink
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
World

Tintoretto’s 500th spans 2 continents

Tintoretto’s 500th spans 2 continentsA Venetian cloth dyer’s son, Tintoretto is widely considered the last great painter of the Renaissance
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
World

Painting stolen in World War II headed back to Ukraine

Painting stolen in WWII headed back to UkraineA painting that was stolen during World War II and later spent decades in a Connecticut home will be returned to an art museum in Ukraine, according to U.S. and Ukrainian officials.
  • World
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Arts

DSO head Anne Parsons undergoing treatment for lung cancer

DSO’s Parsons undergoing lung cancer treatmentDetroit Symphony Orchestra president and CEO Anne Parsons undergoing treatment for lung cancer, will remain in charge of the DSO
  • Arts
  • 2 months ago
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