Dirty Happy Hour
We dug up an intriguing site for our recent Art in Curious Places – an industrial ruin filled with layers of decaying dime-store products, offering a dramatic architectural setting around lots of melted, shattered and mutating objects with new plant life emerging from the cracks. Artists showed up with pencils, ink and watercolors, pulled up …
Yup, another round of mind-bending short films from our film curator, Bryan Parcival!
Dabls African Bead Museum
For this round of Art in Curious Places, we’re drawing inspiration from the outdoor installation at Dabl’s African Bead Museum, one of the most stunning locations in greater Detroit.
Join us for the next round of short animated films on our lawn! Our annual series of summer screenings continues on Sunday, August 5 with strange marvels from all over the world.
Meatball in Repose
Who knew Mary Poppins was around in the Renaissance? Or that ancient tombs can magically turn into aquariums filled with crabs and cows? The world is full of surprises, and some of them are now on display right here on Woodward Avenue. Starting in August 2018, a selection of our animated classical paintings is lighting …
Travel with us to Kenya, Cuba and Patagonia in photos by Charlene Uresy, Susan Dundon and Julia Solis.
Narrative Fabrics: Intuitive Weaving
Weave a rich and textural narrative using scraps of fabric and chunky fibers, found objects, sticks, moss, hair, paper and string. In our intuitive weaving workshop, you can upcycle anything from old fabric or leftover crafting supplies to scrap metal and chains into fiber art. Whether your vision is wild and imperfect or rich and …
Halloween Still Life Drawing Salon
In a dark, dusty abandoned home, we will set up still lifes with objects both natural and unnatural, carefully curated from the Seafoam Palace vaults. Creepy vignettes designed by Seafoam Palace artists will be tucked in the corners of each room, glowing with candle light. Bring your own drawing paper or sketchpads, pencils, charcoal or …