murals

World Famous Street Artist in the D

If you’ve been downtown recently you may have seen the giant mural going up on the side of One Campus Martius. The former Compuware Building has become a canvas for world-renowned street artist Shepard Fairey. Most well known for his 2008 Barack Obama “Hope” poster, he’s currently on a 9-day residency in Detroit and is … Continue Reading →

Dear graffiti artists: Keep Detroit's murals intact

I’m old enough to remember when pro wrestling had enough of a veneer of reality that match results would run in the newspapers. I’m old enough to have witnessed X-Games competitors go from being perceived as existing on the fringes of sport to being medaled as Olympic athletes. But I’m not so old that I … Continue Reading →