michigan radio picture project http://michiganradio.org en Michigan Radio Picture Project: ArtPrize and Detroit Design Festival http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-radio-picture-project-artprize-and-detroit-design-festival <p>Michigan Radio’s Picture Project is an experimental blog and forum for photographs that address Michigan people, places, events, and issues.</p><p>See the site for new features on <a href="http://michiganradiopictureproject.org/?page_id=1895">Grand Rapids ArtPrize 2012</a> and <a href="http://michiganradiopictureproject.org/?page_id=1909">Detroit Design Festival 2012</a>.</p><p>Now in its fourth year, ArtPrize is an open art competition sprawling across downtown Grand Rapids--in galleries, on the street, and all over the city.</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 17:04:45 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 9313 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan Radio Picture Project: ArtPrize and Detroit Design Festival Ypsilanti studio space "spurs" on artists, musicians http://michiganradio.org/post/ypsilanti-studio-space-spurs-artists-musicians <p>You can file this story under &quot;silver lining.&quot;</p><p>Michigan&#39;s recession has left a lot of empty buildings in its wake. When James Marks was looking for a larger building to house his t-shirt and flat screen printing company, <a href="http://www.vgkids.com/">VG Kids</a>, he looked at a two-story brick building on <a href="http://spurstudios.com/spur_ypsilanti.php">Railroad Street</a> in Ypsilanti.</p> Tue, 09 Aug 2011 16:38:27 +0000 Jennifer Guerra 3667 at http://michiganradio.org Ypsilanti studio space "spurs" on artists, musicians