Christina Galasso

Christina Galasso

Detroit (Hamtramck) artist Christina Galasso in her home studio. She shares the space with her partner, artist George Rahme.

Olayami Dabls

Olayami Dabls

Detroit artist and cultural historian Olayami Dabls outside of his African Bead Museum and public art project, "Iron Teaching Rocks How to Rust."

George Rahme

George Rahme

Detroit (Hamtramck) artist George Rahme working a collage in his home studio. He shares the space with his partner, artist Christina Galasso.

Popp's Packing

Popp's Packing

Detroit (Hamtramck) sculptor Graem Whyte at Popp's Packing, a studio, gallery and activity space founded and run by Whyte and his wife, artist Faina Lerman.

Devin Foote, growing in Detroit

Devin Foote, growing in Detroit

Tiff Massey

Tiff Massey

Metalsmith and jewelry designer Tiff Massey at the Talking Dolls studio, a collective of Cranbrook Academy of Art alumnai located in a former toy warehouse in east Detroit.

   
  
 
  
    
  
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   “Our garden is profitable, at least, spiritually!” Labrosse Farm founder Dawn DeMuyt pronounced, beaming.  Local urban farming zealots like DeMuyt have made Corktown, Detroit’s oldest extant neighborhood, one of its most vibrant. 

“Our garden is profitable, at least, spiritually!” Labrosse Farm founder Dawn DeMuyt pronounced, beaming.  Local urban farming zealots like DeMuyt have made Corktown, Detroit’s oldest extant neighborhood, one of its most vibrant. 

Marcus Dixon, Detroit Bikes

Marcus Dixon, Detroit Bikes

Detroit metalsmith Marcus Dixon examines a bike frame manufactured in a west Detroit former automotive factory.

 Anna Atanassova mixes seasonal cocktails with locally-sourced ingredients at Detroit's James Beard-nominated Selden Standard.

Anna Atanassova mixes seasonal cocktails with locally-sourced ingredients at Detroit's James Beard-nominated Selden Standard.

Zak Pashak, Detroit Bikes Founder

Zak Pashak, Detroit Bikes Founder

Scott Hocking

Scott Hocking

Detroit artist Scott Hocking in his residential studio. 

Big Pete

Big Pete

"Big Pete" Barrow, an organizer of John's Carpet House, announces the final act before lights out at a Detroit summertime Sunday blues tradition. Midwestern musicians perform for free in an empty lot on Frederick Street.  City officials recently threatened to shut down the jam sessions, citing a failure to secure permits.