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Michigan Art & Architecture

Art Deco in Detroit by Rebecca Binno Savage
Buildings of Michigan by Kathryn Bishop Eckert
Lost Detroit by Cheri Y Gay

Organized chronologically, the book features much-loved Detroit institutions that failed to stand the test of time. Sites include Detroit Boat Club, Belle Isle Casino, Pontchartrain Hotel, Hotel Cadillac, Electric Park, Detroit House of Corrections, Federal Building, Temple Theatre, the Tashmoo, Hammond Building, Packard Car Company, Detroit Museum of Art, Waterworks Park, and many more.

Art in Detroit public places by Dennis Alan Nawrocki
Detroit's Masonic Temple by Alex Lundberg
The Detroit Public Library : An American Classic by John (PHT) Martin (PHT)/ Campbell Trista (PHT)/ Vecchio Patrice Rafail/ Dymond Barbara Madgy/ Merritt Cohn

Detroit: The Dream Is Now is a visual essay on the rebuilding and resurgence of the city of Detroit by photographer Michel Arnaud. In recent years, much of the focus on Detroit has been on the negative stories and images of shuttered, empty buildings?the emblems of Detroit's financial and physical decline. In contrast, Arnaud aims his lens at the emergent creative enterprises and new developments taking hold in the still-vibrant city. The book explores Detroit's rich industrial and artistic past while giving voice to the dynamic communities that will make up its future.