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SaveArtSpace Showcases Local Artists’ Work on Billboards Around Detroit

A pandemic-proof way to bring art to the people
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4 Detroit E-tainment Events and Activities

Engage with the local arts community from the comfort and safety of your home

6 Beach Reads and Adult Beverage Pairings

Ease into summer with these page turners
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Katie Yamasaki’s Murals Probe Complex Issues of Race and Justice

The metro Detroit native has created more than 80 murals around the world
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Panels on Entrepreneurship Planned for Ponyride Juneteenth Event

Ludacris, jessica Care moore, and DJ Rue are participating in this virtual celebration
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New Short Film Addresses Injustices Faced by Detroit’s Black Community

"‘Til We See The Sky" reflects on Detroit's history of rising above adversity

#BlackoutBestsellerList with These 25 Books

A new campaign asks consumers to purchase any two books by black writers between June 14-20. Here are some suggestions for your reading list.
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Local Singer Jai Fears Talks Her First EP, ‘Gemini’

The multi-hyphenate entertainer reveals the message behind her new release and how it pays homage to her hometown of Detroit
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Want to Learn More About Racism in America? Add These Films to Your Watchlist

Watching these works by black directors is one small step allies can take in furthering their understanding of the Black Lives Matter movement
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10 Virtual Arts & Entertainment Events Happening in June

Participate in digital art tours, book clubs, and film viewings at home
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City of Detroit Hosts Virtual Discussions on Art After the Pandemic

Tracy Reese and jessica Care moore are among the creatives who will be participating in the Office of Arts, Culture, and Entrepreneurship’s events
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Poet jessica Care moore Regroups, Goes Digital, and Advocates for Artists

Facing personal and professional losses,the poet is finding inspiration in a life upended
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The Way It Was – Bill Kennedy, 1966

Liza Minelli, Nat King Cole, and Clint Eastwood were among the TV host’s interview guests
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Over 20 Musical Acts Planned for Everybody vs. COVID-19 Unity Festival

Big Sean, Curtis Roach, and Oba Roland are just a few of the artists participating in the digital event
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A North End Neighborhood Is Transforming a House Into an Artist Haven

A group of close-knit residents is showing Detroit what it means to be "professional neighbors"
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Kesswa Has Found Her Happy Place in Soothing Dance Music

The Detroit singer noticed a gap in the electronic music scene. She’s filling it with ambient and soulful sounds of her own creation.
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Listen to Andy Warhol’s Favorite Music with the DIA’s New Spotify Playlists

You can also explore playlists inspired by Diego Rivera and Vincent Van Gogh

Poet Nandi Comer’s New Book Taps Into the Colorful World of Lucha Libre

"Tapping Out" examines trauma and identity
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Movies, Books, and TV Shows to Binge During Stay Home, Stay Safe

Spend your shut-in time diving deeper into Detroit pop culture
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The Way It Was – Flo Ballard, 1969

The Supremes' singer, who died at the age of 32, pushed for more leads on songs