Art Deco in Detroit
"Art Deco In Detroit" by Rebecca Binno Savage & Greg Kowalski.
Since the 1920s, Art Deco, or "The Modern Style," has delighted people with its innovative use of materials and designs that capture the spirit of optimism to create the style of the future. Although the Detroit metro area is primarily known as an industrial region, it boasts some of the finest examples of Art Deco in the country. Art Deco in Detroit explores the wide-ranging variety of these architectural marvels, from world-famous structures like the Fisher and Penobscot Buildings, to commercial buildings, theaters, homes, and churches. Through a panorama of photographs, authors Rebecca Binno Savage and Greg Kowalski take readers on a fascinating tour of this influential movement and its manifestations in and around Detroit. The grandeur evident in some of the major buildings reflects a time when artisans and architects collaborated to craft structures that transcend functionality-they endure as standing works of art.
Paperback: 128 pages
Detroit Graffiti Hardcover – December 28, 2014by Chris Freitag (Author) In the past three or four years, Detroit has become a “spraycation” spot for graffiti artists. Formerly known as the...
How to Live in Detroit Without Being a Jackass Volume 2
"How to Live in Detroit without being a Jackass, Volume 2" by Aaron FoleyAre you moving to Detroit because your rent is too high? Did you read somewhere that all...
Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit
"Sister Pie: The Recipes and Stories of a Big-Hearted Bakery in Detroit by Lisa Ludwinski A bursting-with-personality cookbook from Sister Pie, the boutique bakery that's making Detroit more delicious every day.IACP AWARD...