All the fashionable people we saw at the Michigan Fashion Week Showcase in Eastern Market

When most people think fashionable places, they think France, Italy, or New York. But what about Michigan? Detroit might be known for…

By Mike Pfeiffer

All the fashionable people we saw at the Michigan Fashion Week Showcase in Eastern Market
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All the beautiful people we saw at the Motor City Tattoo Expo

Detroit's annual tattoo convention returned to the Renaissance Center. For the last 26 years, the Motor City Tattoo Expo has celebrated the…

By Metro Times Staff

All the beautiful people we saw at the Motor City Tattoo Expo
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All the lovely people we saw at the Dirty Show 2022 opening weekend

The Dirty Show is back! The international erotic art exhibition returned to the Russell Industrial Center on Friday and Saturday with X-rated…

By Metro Times Staff

All the lovely people we saw at the Dirty Show 2022 opening weekend
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All the crafty people we saw at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair

More than 100 vendors helped Detroiters get their holiday shopping done early at this year's Detroit Urban Craft Fair. The Masonic Temple…

By Metro Times Staff

All the crafty people we saw at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair
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Detroit commissioned its 100th city mural, here's where to find it and a few others

In 2017, the city of Detroit launched City Walls, a program that commissioned artists to beautify neighborhoods by creating elaborate murals all…

By Metro Times Staff

Artist: Waleed Johnson
    Mack and Van Dyke
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All the crafty people we saw at Ferndale's DIY Street Fair

DIY Street Fair returned to Ferndale for a crafty good time. This year's fair featured over 150 local artists, makers, crafters, and…

By Metro Times Staff

All the crafty people we saw at Ferndale's DIY Street Fair
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20 under-the-radar Detroit date spots every couple should explore

Date night feeling stale? It's time to diversify your date spots. Here are some out of the ordinary date ideas for when…

By Metro Times Staff

Kresge Court in the DIA5200 Woodward Ave., DetroitKick back and relax at the courtyard cafe within one of the country’s greatest art museums. This beautifully designed rest area includes elaborate architecture and is embellished with a range of furniture styles, making it the perfect place to stop for a coffee or a phone recharge in between admiring the stunning art. 
    
    Photo via  Detroit Institute of Arts / Facebook
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25 Detroit-area artists you should be following on Instagram

The metro Detroit art scene is better than ever — and more accessible!  Check out these artist Instagrams to get inspired —…

By Metro Times Staff

25 Detroit-area artists you should be following on Instagram
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Everyone we saw at the 2019 Detroit Urban Craft Fair at the Masonic Temple

If idle hands are the devil’s playthings, does that mean the busy hands of the many makers at this year’s Detroit Urban Craft…

By Metro Times Staff

Everyone we saw at the 2019 Detroit Urban Craft Fair at the Masonic Temple
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25 photos that show Detroit is pretty in pink

The beautiful shade can be found all over town. Photos by Steve Neavling

By Metro Times Staff

25 photos that show Detroit is pretty in pink
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25 Detroit Instagrams every local should be following right now

Brighten up your feed with some of the best Detroit Instagram accounts. Here are a few mandatory Instagrams every local should be…

By Metro Times Staff

Tony Detroit
     @tonydetroit
    Striking images and videos of Detroit in its most honest and humbling form. 
    
    Photo via Tony Detroit / Instagram
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20 cheap Detroit date ideas

Detroit understands— adulting is hard and money is tight. But don't let a thin wallet keep you from treating bae or bff to…

By Metro Times Staff

  Detroit Institute of Arts 
     5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-833-7900  
    With free admission for Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb county residents you can check out artwork from across the globe. Get lost, hangout in Kresge court, and find your favorite part of the Diego Rivera mural. Go ahead and whisper naughty things in front of Van Gogh's self-portrait, you dirty bird, you.   
    Photo via  Facebook
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30 metro Detroit artists you should be following on Instagram

From sculptors, muralists, fashion designers, and performance artists these metro Detroit-based makers are collectively changing the way we see the world. Get ready to…

By Metro Times Staff

Ellen Rutt 
    Multi-disciplinary artist | Muralist 
    @ellenrutt
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20 of metro Detroit's best bathrooms for selfies

We've all done it — the lighting is off-the-hook flattering and it's been a few days since you've posted to your Instagram.…

By Metro Times Staff

 The Whitney  
     4421 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-832-5700  
    Photo via Instagram/ @Lauren_champlin
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A look back at Detroit Flower Week

Autumn is a wistful time, for we Michiganders know that winter is just around the corner, so what better time for a…

By Metro Times Staff

Working to achieve balance in expansive arrangements is an art form, made more challenging by use of materials with a short shelf life.
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The cool, the cute, and the creepy: 15 Halloween inspired nail designs

Are your nails ready for Halloween? These are some of the coolest creepiest and cutest Halloween inspired nails on Instagram.

By Metro Times Staff

Mr. and Mrs. Skeleton by @nailsbycabria
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PHOTOS: Concept 56 presents PLEXUS

Presented by Jägermeister, Concept 56 is an international traveling event series that brings together a group of local creatives from different disciplines…

By Metro Times Staff

PHOTOS: Concept 56 presents PLEXUS
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25 summers arts festivals in metro Detroit you shouldn't miss

Ahh summer arts festivals, those quirky events where you can find cool shit to hang on your wall and meat on a stick.…

By Metro Times Staff

Sidewalk Festival of Performing Arts
    Detroit
    August 5-6
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Inside Chicago artist Carlos Rolón/Dzine's MOCAD installation

Carlos Rolón/Dzine's Vintage Voyages and Atomic Memories runs in the Mobile Homestead at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit through Sunday, Aug.…

By Metro Times Staff

Photo by Kate Gowman
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10 new works by Detroit pop artist Davin Brainard

For lovers of charming yet provocative paintings, the first look at TIMESTEREO artist Davin Brainard’s new, large steamy vignettes is like tall,…

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Davin Brainard: New Works - "SHINY SHINY"
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Pewabic Pottery's 26th annual house & garden show

On Thursday, June 2, Pewabic Pottery kicks off their 26TH ANNUAL HOUSE & GARDEN SHOW, a fundraiser and ceramic showcase. They will…

By Metro Times Staff

Pewabic Pottery's 26th annual house & garden show
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26 insane photos from AsDetroitsOwn Visual Experience

On Saturday, March 5, AsDetroitsOwn, a curated art show featuring five influential Detroit artists (Matt Harubin, Felicia Fullwood, Phybr, Zelooperz, Jordan Garland), as…

By Metro Times Staff

26 insane photos from AsDetroitsOwn Visual Experience
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