Oxford Companies recently purchased the office building at 777 E. Eisenhower Parkway in Ann Arbor. This purchase is the first step of the real estate service company’s plans to create an “alternative downtown” for Ann Arbor around the State Street-Eisenhower Parkway corridor. Oxford Companies owns 37 other buildings in southern Ann Arbor.
It is heartrending to see that message, reverberated through the past and into the present. Cynics may be tempted to ask, “Have we really made any progress?”. Yet, above the calls of protest and activism, the gallery is also filled with silence, waiting for the viewer’s response to the question, “Will you change it?”
It was early in his undergraduate career at Middlebury College in Vermont that Sean Hoskins made the decision to pursue dance. Being an athlete and a trained musician with a mild interest in modern dance, it was a fateful decision to enroll in an “Introduction to Modern Dance” class that led him down the path to become a performer and choreographer.
Muse Atelier Vintage, a boutique featuring unique clothing items, accessories, and original artwork, is now open at 336 S. Ashley in Ann Arbor.
Local piercing parlor, Pangea Piercing, which opened in 2002, has permanently closed. Former owner, J.C. Potts, made the decision to close after allegations of expressing racist sentiments.
“Unapologetic Dinnerware: a brief history of disposable dinnerware” opened on August 28 at the Kreft Gallery at Concordia University.