Art X Detroit runs through 4/14...

Detroit Free Press, The Oakland Press, 4/7

Art X Detroit show takes over Midtown Detroit this spring

A free, five-day arts experience will celebrate Detroit’s arts scene April 10-14 a collection of visual art installations, dance, musical and theatrical performances, and literary readings. The event will debut throughout 15 cultural venues in the Midtown district, featuring all 38 Kresge Artist Fellows and Eminent Artists. The biennial Art X Detroit attracted thousands in its 2011 debut, and Detroit’s arts scene continues to generate excitement nationally and internationally. This year’s event will feature Kresge Eminent Artists, award-winning playwright Bill Harris and poet and publisher Naomi Long Madgett. Mural Massey, known for his large public art installations, is featuring “The People’s Vision,” a 30-foot-by-60-foot mural to be installed on the Wayne State University Press Building. Preliminary drawings of the mural will be on view at MOCAD throughout April.