Free Things to do in and around Detroit This Week




1) Cycle 6 at The Red Bull House of Art

Friday, Nov. 15, 7-11 p.m.

The Red Bull House of Art unveils its last cycle of artists for 2013. Artists include Sydney G. James (Acrylic on Mirror), Tadd Mullinix (Acrylic Paintings & Decoupage), Abby Tagë Lee (Ink), Dessi Terzieva (Collage & Mixed Media), Michael Eugene Burdick (Mixed Media), Paula Schubatis (Oil Paint & Woven Fiber) Jay Oscar (Inks & Acrylics), and Joshua A. Gaudette (Mixed Media).

Address: 1551 Winder, Detroit, Michigan, 48207

2) Dennis Coffey at Northern Lights Lounge

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 8 p.m.

The legendary guitarist plays his weekly residency at Northern Lights Lounge.

Address: 660 W Baltimore St, Detroit, MI 48202

3) 1xRUN & Inner State Gallery Presents COPE2 “VERSATILE”

Saturday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m.

Inner State Gallery is proud to showcase Versatile from New York City graffiti legend Cope2. This career spanning exhibition will showcase all the individual styles Cope2 has become infamous for including his signature bubble letters which have since been imitated the world over, as well as wild style letters, graffiti tags, fine art mixed media canvases and vintage photos of 1980’s subway scenes highlighting where Cope2 made his mark throughout New York City’s classic 70’s and early 80’s graffiti era.

Address: 1410 Gratiot Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48207

4) The Hand In The Ocean, Man Mountain, and Nick Ciolino at the Loving Touch

Friday, Nov. 15 at 9:00 p.m.

Address: 22634 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, Michigan 48220

5) Sputniko!: Alternative Futures with Design

Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m.

Sputniko! explores technology, feminism and pop culture. Her works are critical speculations on possible futures, provoking people to think about the social, cultural and ethical implications of new technologies.

Address: Michigan Theater, 603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104