Problems at the Russell Industrial Center Highlight Detroit’s Lack of Viable Artist Space

After two weeks of confusion, tenants at the Russell Industrial Center in Detroit will be allowed to stay in their studios at the sprawling arts complex. The situation has raised the issue of the lack of affordable, legal artist studio space in the city. Listen to WDET’s Ryan Patrick Hooper’s report and discussion with Cultureshift host Amanda LeClaire. 

Read the full Detroit Free Press article here.


Image credit: Romain Blanquart, Detroit Free Press

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Amanda LeClaire

Host, CultureShift

Host of WDET’s arts, culture, and music program, CultureShift.   Follow @amandalee_lec

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