Posts Tagged ‘Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit’

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DARA FRIEDMAN // MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART DETROIT

by Alexandra Kadlec At the beginning of Kanye West’s music video Runaway (2010), an unexpectedly poetic scene takes place. West, dapper in a suit and bowtie, starts to tap the keys of a white piano. Slowly, resolutely, the somber notes are sent out, piercing the air one at a time. Within seconds, a troupe of[…]

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A ROLLING HOME // MIKE KELLEY’S HOMESTEAD VIDEOS

by Marianne Templeton Turning onto Michigan Avenue, Mobile Homestead blows a tire. The house—neat white clapboard with blue trim, the symbol of both the rise and fall of the American dream—has just been launched in the vacant block behind the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), where Mike Kelley had staked a claim for a[…]