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Thursday, February 09, 2012

Motown Art

Mitch Cope Brings Sustainable Light to the Power House Neighborhood

Over the last year and a half, I have looked at the field of cultural production in Detroit through several lenses. As I've reflected on things a little more, I have to come to see that these lenses are interconnected. What's more, they point to a way in which certain art projects in Detroit are perhaps opening up an avenue for thinking about how we might actually go about making that other world the new social movements slogans tell us is possible....
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pix:  Motown Review of Art  (Image courtesy of Mitch Cope and Gina Reichert.)


Ruth said...

Thank you for this. I have been wanting to get down to a few different projects; then my husband says he has to go with me. And then we don't ever do it. I will try to do at least one in the next 3 months. The Motown Review of Art blog is a wealthy resource!

Montag said...

It is a rich resource. I am glad I posted about it. I have it in my Bookmarks for a long while, but neglected to share it.

I suppose I could offer to escort you, but your husband would take one look at me, wrinkle up his nose, and expel his breath with a "Phaa!" type of sound, and say "No, thank you all the same."