Nick Sousanis has done the city a service by compiling short histories of some of Detroit's art galleries. Fascinating read.
While “loft” living has become trendy now – they’re creating such things from scratch in Royal Oak and
even in Detroit (which seems such a betrayal of the definition of such
spaces), this embrace of reuse of spaces has long been championed by
arts. It is in keeping with the vision of preservationists, and
certainly environmentalists – it’s reduce, reuse, recycle all in one
act. It just makes sense on a lot of levels.
Read the entire article here