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Dale Carlson grew up along the northeastern shores of Lake Michigan, where at a young age Detroit called out to him in his dreams. In 2008, after extended stays in ten different Michigan cities, the author settled permanently in southeast Oakland County where he currently lives and works in various capacities within the local real estate industry.

Detroit Street Art – 35 New Works – Autumn 2015

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Every so often we come across quality Detroit street art that defies convenient geographical [...]

‘Malt’, ‘Tead’ & ‘Monster Steve’ Paint in the Grand River Creative Corridor – Summer 2015

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Collabs were big in 2015. This epic piece, created by Detroit spray-painters ‘Malt’, [...]

‘Patch Whisky’ & ‘Ghost Beard’ Paint @ Michigan & Wabash St – Fall 2015

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Examine a bit of the step-by-step development of a large-scale, spray-painted mural in our photo [...]

Detroit Street Art @ Waterman & Cadet St

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Hard to call it graffiti when it appears to be commissioned and fully legal, yet these works of [...]

Chicago’s “Air Crew” Paint in the Grand River Creative Corridor – Fall 2015

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Find these eight relatively new works by Chicago’s “Air Crew” in Detroit’s [...]

10 More Masterworks at the Detroit Institute of Arts

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Back in August of 2012 we encouraged our readers in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties to [...]

Grand River Creative Corridor – 6 New Discoveries – Late Fall 2015

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Production of new outdoor art in the Grand River Creative Corridor slowed to a crawl in 2015. We [...]

Los Angeles Arts District – 75 Selected Works – Fall 2015

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Find the Los Angeles Arts District just southeast of downtown L.A., bounded by Alameda on the west, [...]

5 Acts, 5 Venues, 1 Day, 1 City: Detroit, Michigan, USA, 9-5-2015

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No point on Detroit’s cultural calendar more fully epitomizes its lofty status as an American [...]

80 Great Restaurants in New Orleans

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No metropolis in America boasts a cuisine and dining tradition so outrageously indulgent and so [...]

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