July 28, 2016
Wayne State University Press announces the release of Essay’d: 30 Detroit Artists with a launch party at Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) on Thursday, August 4 at 5pm. Stamps Lecturers Melanie Manos and Kathryn Brackett Luchs are both subjects of essays in the book, which features color images of their work.
Stemming from the popular website of the same name, Essay’d: 30 Detroit Artists seeks to introduce readers to some of the contemporary art practitioners who live and work in Detroit or have participated in the Detroit art scene in an important way. Even those familiar with Detroit and its art ecosystem are sure to find new insight and perspective on artists that have made their careers in Detroit.