Vandal, MSK make an unlikely collaboration in Eastern Market


While hanging out in Eastern Market this afternoon, we were amused to see that murals originally created by Los Angeles-based crew MSK that were vandalized late last year have been restored. Tenants of OmniCorpDetroit, one of the buildings that was vandalized, told us that the artist RIME from MSK happened to be in town shortly after the vandalism occurred, and simply redrew the linework over the graffiti — kind of like playing "exquisite corpse."

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Lee DeVito

Leyland "Lee" DeVito grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, where he read Metro Times religiously due to teenaged-induced boredom. He became a contributing writer for Metro Times in 2009, and Editor in Chief in 2016. In addition to writing, he also supplies occasional illustrations. His writing has been published...
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