Exhibitions

Cranbrook Art Museum Announces First Museum Exhibition Dedicated to Cuban Mid-Century Design

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Marco Castillo: The Hands of the Collector

Marco Castillo: The Hands of the Collector

As part of A Modernist Regime: The Contemporary Cuban Lens, the solo exhibition Marco Castillo: The Hands of the Collector features several bodies of work by the artist and prolific collector of Cuban mid-century design that he initially started to amass while working as part of the artist collective Los Carpinteros (1992–2018). Castillo incorporates the […]


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Cuba Dispersa (Cuba Dispersed)

Cuba Dispersa (Cuba Dispersed)

As part of A Modernist Regime: The Contemporary Cuban Lens, the exhibition Cuba Dispersa (Cuba Dispersed) features six artists and designers—Julío Llopíz Casal, Liliam Dooly, Anet Melo Glaria, Celia González Álvarez, Hamlet Lavastida, and Ernesto Oroza—that respond to the current conditions in Cuba. As of now, none of the artists live in Cuba, with some […]


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A Modernist Regime: Cuban Mid-Century Design 

A Modernist Regime: Cuban Mid-Century Design

This exhibition is the first museum presentation on Cuban mid-century design anchored by an under-acknowledged collection of furniture and furnishings, examples of which have not been exhibited off the island.   Focused on the decades immediately following the Cuban Revolution (1959), A Modernist Regime: Cuban Mid-Century Modern Design presents a small but prolific cohort of artists, […]


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2024 Graduate Degree Exhibition of Cranbrook Academy of Art

2024 Graduate Degree Exhibition of Cranbrook Academy of Art

The innovative work from the next generation of architects, artists, and designers will be on display at the 2024 Graduate Degree Exhibition of Cranbrook Academy of Art. The Degree Exhibition showcases pieces that are the culmination of two years of studio work from a diverse group of graduates as they launch their careers. The show opens […]


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Skilled Labor: Black Realism in Detroit | Brooklyn Rail

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20 contemporary artists create masterful tapestry of Black life at new Cranbrook Art Museum exhibition | One Detroit DPTV

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A museum in Michigan honors artist LeRoy Foster | NPR

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Cranbrook presents ‘Skilled Labor: Black Realism in Detroit’ | Birmingham-Bloomfield Eagle

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Detroit painter LeRoy Foster exhibition showcases mural rescued from demolition | Michigan Radio

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