New Artwork Debuts at Cobo Center

Aug 28, 2017

If you haven't taken a walking tour at Cobo Center lately you will want to make some time for it. The majestic riverfront is not the only soul stirring view in Cobo, because to enhance the visitor experience through art that is free and accessible to everyone, the DRCFA Art Foundation recently unveiled new artwork from renowned local and regional artists at Cobo Center. 

New artwork unveiled at Cobo Center includes the following newly acquired pieces:

Sergio De Giusti |Transcending | 2004

S. Kay Young | Fish | 2017

Gilda Snowden | Eye of the Storm (2) | c. 2001

Gilda Snowden | Tornado | 1998

April Wagner | Solstice | 2017

Sr. Jane Mary Sorosiak | Legacy of Gabriel Richard in Detroit | 2016

Additionally, the foundation is commissioning a 30’ x 30’ fresco painting within Cobo Center by renowned Detroit artist Hubert Massey. The new legacy piece will be a permanent large-scale mural featuring many positive regional stories. The fresco, titled “Detroit: Crossroad of Innovation,” visually and vibrantly depicts the city in a timeline of fascinating heritage. More info here