Posted by on July 14, 2014 in Graffiti / Street Art - 4 Comments

Grand River Avenue – 50 New Works of Detroit Street Art – Spring 2014

Find these 50 selected new works of Detroit street art in and around the area known to local public art enthusiasts as the “Grand River Creative Corridor“. Start your tour at Ash street on the southeast and finish up about three miles to the northwest, near Joy road. Count on spotting about 1,000 more works along the way.

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Learn more about the multitude of past and present Detroit street art in this kaleidoscopic section of town by clicking on these links to photo-heavy I Love Detroit Michigan posts published over the last three years: Detroit Graffiti at Warren Avenue and 16th StreetDetroit Graffiti at 4731 Grand River AvenueNew Detroit Graffiti at Warren Avenue and Loraine StreetNew Detroit Graffiti at Grand River Avenue & Vermont StreetNew Detroit Street Art at 4731 Grand River AvenueNew Detroit Graffiti @ Warren & 16th StreetNew Detroit Graffiti @ Grand River & Maybury Grand StreetNew Detroit Street Art @ 5110 Grand River AvenueNew Detroit Graffiti @ 4641 Grand River AvenueNew Detroit Graffiti @ Grand River & Alexandrine StreetNew Detroit Graffiti @ Grand River & Avery StreetNew Detroit Graffiti near 3200 Grand River AvenueDetroit Beautification Project @ Vermont & Calumet StreetDetroit Beautification Project @ Grand River & Rosa Parks BlvdNew Detroit Street Art @ 4731 GalleryNew Detroit Graffiti in the Grand River Creative CorridorMore New Detroit Graffiti in the Grand River Creative CorridorStill More New Detroit Graffiti in the Grand River Creative CorridorThe Grand River Creative Corridor Outdoor GalleryEven Still More New Detroit Graffiti in the Grand River Creative Corridor, and finally, 80 New Works of Detroit Street Art in the Grand River Creative Corridor. ~I♥DM

(Editor’s Note: Asterisk [*] indicates work is an official GRCC commission).

Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 11. Unknown Artist

Ash Street just east of W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 22*. Unknown Artist

South-facing fence of L & L Used Parts & Co. at 4465 W. Grand River Avenue

Best view accessed via northbound alley at approximately 2150 Buchanan Street

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 33*. AIRES

South-facing fence of L & L Used Parts & Co. at 4465 W. Grand River Avenue

Best view accessed via northbound alley at approximately 2150 Buchanan Street

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4 24*. ELMER

4641 W. Grand River Avenue

Southeast wall

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 5 25*. RAMEN & 4-EYES

4641 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 66*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 77*. JMACK??

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 88*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 99*. YOGURT??

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1010*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1111*. LSHY

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1212*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1313*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1414*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1515*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1616*. Unknown Artist

South parking lot of 4731 W. Grand River Avenue

Part of 4731 Gallery‘s “Design In Motion” project

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1717*. Jan Corrigan, Lisa Barette, Ann Carlson, Ann Cleary and Cathy Szumlinski of the Farmington Art Foundation

In corner lot bounded by W. Grand River Avenue, 14th Street and the U.S. Post Office @ 4744 W. Grand River

Grand River Creative Corridor Outdoor Gallery Addition

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 18 218*. Michael Owen

Baltimore Love Project

4731 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 1919*. SINTEX (Unfinished)

4750 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2020*. SINTEX (Unfinished)

4750 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2121*. JMACK

Approximately 5042 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2222*. AMOE

Approximately 5042 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 23 123*. TOO-BUK aka 2-BUK

Approximately 5055 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2424*. HEAD

Approximately 5069 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2525*. AIRES

Approximately 5071 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2626*. JEMZ

Approximately 5087 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2727*. MELOH

Approximately 5150 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2828. Unknown Artist

Approximately 5229 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 2929. Unknown Artist

Defunct Citgo station at approximately 5661 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3030. Unknown Artist

Defunct Citgo station at approximately 5661 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3131. Unknown Artist

Defunct Citgo station at approximately 5661 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3232. Multiple Artists

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3333. Unknown Artist

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3434. HEAD

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3535. AMOE

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3636. Unknown Artist

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 37 137. Unknown Artist

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3838. FLEKS

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 3939. Multiple Artists

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4040. Unknown Artist

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4141. PACK

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4242. PERPL

Approximately 5935 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4343. Fumero

Kahn’s Cadillac Shop

8461 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 44 144. Fumero

Kahn’s Cadillac Shop

8461 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4545. Fumero

Kahn’s Cadillac Shop

8461 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4646. Multiple Artists

Magic 40 Minute Cleaners

8804 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 47 147. Mad Society Kings

Magic 40 Minute Cleaners

8804 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 4848. HARSH

Magic 40 Minute Cleaners

8804 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 49 249. OMENS

Magic 40 Minute Cleaners

8804 W. Grand River Avenue

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Grand River Graffiti Spring 2014 5050. CHAOS

9008 W. Grand River Avenue

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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.

4 Comments

  1. Jeff Schmalenberg
    Posted August 1, 2014 at 11:54 am

    Awesome. Well done, Dale! Love the site. Hope you’re well.

  2. Posted August 9, 2014 at 12:13 am

    Hey Jeff! Great to hear from you! Thanks for the props! D~

  3. Gregor Campbell
    Posted August 6, 2014 at 9:31 am

    Thanks for this–lovely work,

  4. Posted August 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm

    My pleasure. Thanks for reading I♥DM, Gregor!

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