this detroit exhibit literally brings art to the streets.

    by · September 30, 2010
    Sure, they say home is where the heart is. And for Detroit artist Mike Kelley, his childhood house is a source of inspiration to give back to the city where he grew up.“Mobile Homestead” is Kelley’s public art exhibit-slash-personal project that aims to bring attention to the condition of Detroit today. Kelley’s created a replica of his old house in Westland, a neighborhood that once housed workers for the “Big 3″ automakers (Ford. Chrysler and GM). The mobile home will make a long journey through historic parts of the city, starting in midtown and finally settling down early next year back in Westland,next to the Kelley original. There, it will act as a permanent community outreach center.Spreading art and awareness? Talk about the best of both worlds. Find out more about the project here.
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