Grown-Up Boxcar Children: Detroit’s Cargo Houses

Imagine rebuilding a city in today’s day and age. What are the considerations you’d make? What values or mission would you try to stick to when designing your new city? Comfort? Luxury? Fashion? What about: Sustainability? Durability? Cost effectiveness? Detroit’s in a bit of a unique position right now, in that it’s going through a … More Grown-Up Boxcar Children: Detroit’s Cargo Houses

Bringing Peace and Love into the World: Detroit Abloom

Once upon a time, Detroit was a happening place. We were right up there with Chicago as far as the social scene goes – we had huge department stores, fashionable restaurants, nightclubs played by some of the best musicians around, grand theaters, and magnificent houses. When the auto industry depressed and people started moving to … More Bringing Peace and Love into the World: Detroit Abloom