Sunday, July 3, 2011
Detroit Artist- Stay Your Ass Here!
I came across an article written in the New York Observer in Sept, 2010 where Patti Smith (singer,writer,artist,and poet) was suggesting to young New York artist on the come up to find a new city..Detroit. At 1st reading it I thought she referring to artist who migrate to or from New York need not waste there time; because the city itself was saturated with artist trying to make their mark. But after re-reading, it was directed to the living economics that artist will be able to afford to live in. Either way, it's shedding a light that Detroit is indeed a place where the creative(Detroit raised or non)-can start fresh or renew. Due to the low priced housing market here and the grounds to inhale and exhale inspiration from the environment of Detroit, artist may be able to thrive. Read full article here.