Detroit is “The Place To Be” – Photo Essay

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Zombieland” between Downtown and Midtown

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

http://www.beaumontenterprise.com/news/slideshow/Zombieland-the-abandoned-buildings-of-Detroit-66682.php

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Midtown

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Public Library (photo by K.Sark)Detroit Midtown (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Institute of Arts

Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Institute of Arts (photo by K.Sark)

Wayne State University, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Historical Museum 

Detroit Historical Museum (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Historical Museum (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Historical Museum (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Historical Museum (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit Historical Museum (photo by K.Sark)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Wayne State University 

Wayne State University, Conference Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Wayne State University, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Wayne State University, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Central Station

Michigan Central Station, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Central Station, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Central Station, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Central Station, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Downtown

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Avenue, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Woodward and Michigan, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Wayne County Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   GM Conference Centre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Wayne County Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Greektown Casino, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

GM Conference Centre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Opera (photo by K.Sark)   Broderick Tower, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Tigers Stadium

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Fox Theatre

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Woodward Avenue

Broderick Building, Woodward Ave., Fox Theatre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Woodward Avenue, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)    Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Woodward Avenue, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)    Detroit (photo by K.Sark)    Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

The Metropolitan Building

Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Metropolitan Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Urban Gardens

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Theatre

Michigan Theatre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Theatre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Theatre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Theatre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Grand Army of the Republic Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

AT&T Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

AT&T Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

At&T Building, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Rosa Parks Transit Center, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Rosa Parks Transit Center, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Michigan Ave., Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Free Press Building

Detroit Free Press Building (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Free Press Building (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit Courthouse 

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)  Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

GM Conference Centre, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Protest outside Westin Hotel, Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Further Afield – Zoomscapes

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Motown Museum

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)  Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

View from the Sky Bar

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)   Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Detroit (photo by K.Sark)

Bibliography and Filmography:

Dan Austin, Lost Detroit: Stories Behind the Motor City’s Majestic Ruins (The History Press, 2010)

B.A.P., Badman M/V (2013)

Mark Binelli, Detroit City is the Place to Be: The Afterlife of an American Metropolis (Metropolitan Books, 2012)

Heidi Ewig and Rachel Grady (dir.), Detropia (2012)

Berry Gordy, Motown, The Musical (2013)

Curtis Hanson (dir.), 8 Mile (2002)

Charlie LeDuff, Detroit: An American Autopsy (Penguin Press, 2013)

Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre, The Ruins of Detroit (Steidl, 2011)

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