Painting the Town

Many of Ann Arbor’s downtown storefronts are magically brought to life each holiday season thanks to the artistic strokes of The Brush Monkeys—a crew of awesome area artists. This short portrait takes us behind-the-scenes for a fun, colorful peek into their public process, including featured artists: John Copley, Mary Thiefels, Danijel Matanic and David Zinn. Enjoy!

Street Art in Ann Arbor

The University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities featured two Greek artists with graffiti murals in downtown Ann Arbor as part of its year long Global Graffiti Project. This 7CS piece shares some insights into each artists’ approach.

Breathe into Being: Larry Nisson, Glass Artist

Artist Larry Nisson describes his process of working with the material of glass and his vision for inspiring others.