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The DPL Galleria

50 Years of Immortality

This art exhibit honors Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and is now on view in the DPL Galleria through February 2019 

Ana Candioti is an Argentinian contemporary painter, U.S. citizen, and internationally renowned artist.   Her work is in galleries, museums and universities as permanent collections, and in group and solo exhibits, appearing in North and South America as well as Europe.  Candioti follows in the tradition of Argentinian Social Realist painters through her different series that research and depict the cultures and customs of various communities.

Black Bottom Street View

This exhibit is currently on display at Main Library in Strohm Hall until March 17, 2019

Professor and architect Emily Kutil beautifully etched together a series of photographs from Burton Historical Collection archive of every house in a large area of Detroit's forgotten Black Bottom neighborhood. Black Bottom, along with Paradise Valley, was the historic heart of Detroit's African American community. 

Neighborhood Natives

This exhibit is currently on display at Main Library until March 3rd, 2019

Located in the Cass Hallway at Main Library, The Neighborhood Native photo series features notable Detroiters returning to the neighborhoods they grew up in. 

U.S. Presidential Autographs: An Exhibit of Letters

This exhibit is currently on display at Main Library in the Cass Hallway until March 5th, 2019

The Detroit Public Library holds a complete collection of presidential letters, from George Washington to Barack Obama. The collection was compiled by Henry Meyers over a period of five years, with the intent to present it to the Detroit Public Library. 

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