The Market: A Local Craft Celebration

By Emma Higgins on

Michigan is home to a lot of makers. It is a state rich in materials as well as enthusiasm for folkish crafts — weaving, casting, molding, etching, stitching, pressing — you name it,…

Venice Biennale, First Impressions

By Kevin Buist on

I'm spending a few days at the opening of the 56th Venice Biennale. The exhibition is one of the most important in the art world. Artwork is displayed all over the city, but the two main…

Museums and the Visitor Experience

By Iryna Bilan on

Sometimes in your life an event happens that changes your thoughts and gives another perspective on what you want to do in the future. Or it inspires you. Or it provokes you to action.