Posted by on October 6, 2011 in Graffiti / Street Art - 4 Comments

Detroit Graffiti at Gratiot Avenue and Adelaide Street

Gratiot and Adelaide Graffiti 1Gratiot and Adelaide Graffiti 2This high-visibility group of Detroit graffiti on the northwest side of Gratiot Avenue, just slightly south of Adelaide Street is ripe, low-hanging fruit for street art enthusiasts like ourselves. Seems the good people at Eastern Market-based Douros Foods are friends to local taggers and apparently gave permission Gratiot and Adelaide Graffiti 3Gratiot and Adelaide Graffiti 6to embellish these walls, and for that we thank them. Click here to see another recent piece by one of the artists included in this post, “Elmer”. ~I♥DM

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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.


  1. Carolin
    Posted October 6, 2011 at 6:35 am

    These are great. Kudos to the owners who let them show off thier art.

  2. Posted December 14, 2011 at 12:50 am

    […] baseball diamond. Click the links to see more work by three of the artists found on these walls, “Actres” (“Astres”??) , “Chaos” and “Gasm“. […]

  3. Posted July 21, 2014 at 12:23 am

    […] Alley at 2340 Russell Street, Detroit Graffiti in the Eastern Market Alley at 2340 Russell Street, Detroit Graffiti at Gratiot Avenue and Adelaide Street, and finally, Dequindre Cut Greenway […]

  4. Posted November 29, 2014 at 9:05 pm

    […] to see more work by two Detroit graffiti artists represented in this post: “Aires” and “Mince”. […]

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