In a world obsessed with and driven by time, The Gallery Project’s new exhibition Unhooked From Time expresses the artificial and digitalized nature of what currently constitutes a “normal” day, how these barriers could be broken, and, if so, what the potential benefits or ramifications would be. The exhibition explores how we have lost the cycles of nature and asks “How does an artist know and express time, enter and release from time, both in its demanding presence and its unknowable timelessness?” 215 S. 4th Ave. 734-997-7012. www.thegalleryproject.com
Platonic soulmates and a pitch-perfect cast By Emily Slomovits When people think of the word “relationship,” they usually think of a romantic one. And indeed, in much of pop culture and entertainment, romantic relationships are given the primary focus and are considered the ones to strive for. But in Welcome to Paradise, The Purple Rose
After lying vacant for years, the site of a former DTE Energy plant at 841 Broadway St. has a new development plan, approved 10-1 by Ann Arbor City Council on July 1. The conceptual plan, designed by Detroit-based Roxbury Group, includes condos, a restaurant, a hotel, commercial space, a canoe/kayak launch, an event pavilion, a
Kristen Roupenian’s You Know You Want This is a collection of short stories that revels in the mystifying aspects of interpersonal relationships without ever feeling the need to justify them.