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College for Creative Studies

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201 E Kirby St, Detroit, MI 48202-4048
+1 313-664-7400
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Big venue for fundraiser or celebration

An urban venue with big inside spaces for gatherings of 300 people, you bring the caterer and... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
susan0186
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Detroit, Michigan
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For real artists.

Spending my college years in CCS, I wouldn't leave Detroit without paying a visit there. It's... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2017
Ero F
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Athens, Greece
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Jan 21, 2018
“Big venue for fundraiser or celebration”
Feb 22, 2017
“For real artists.”
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201 E Kirby St, Detroit, MI 48202-4048
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

An urban venue with big inside spaces for gatherings of 300 people, you bring the caterer and entertainment. Just blocks away from the Newscenter area of Detroit (The Fisher Theatre) and accessible to highways. Unfinished ceiling and modern design a bit noisy inside and parking...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2017

Spending my college years in CCS, I wouldn't leave Detroit without paying a visit there. It's across from Detroit Institute of Arts and there are some really interesting buildings there, plus students' artwork to see.

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

check it out, they offer free tours to observe the making of Shinola Watches. The hallways offer a wonderful display of local artists from the school

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Reviewed June 20, 2016

Across from the Detroit Institute of Arts, on the campus of the College for Creative Studies, is where you'll find the Josephine Ford Sculpture Garden. This small sculpture garden seems to be one of those hidden treasures only the faculty and students of the school...More

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Reviewed April 21, 2016

The is an interesting part of Detroit's history. The original design studios of General Motors, now used as a teaching facility. Lots of history here! The lobby display is most interesting. Tours are available, I believe.

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Reviewed December 29, 2015

I went to college here and I got my BFA in Photography. It was a wonderful experience and I am grateful I was able to attend this fantastic school.

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Reviewed December 19, 2015

Well rounded staff and curriculum that will enhance talented artist with technique, professional exchange and opportunities to reveal individual creativity.;

Thank Nitace
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Reviewed August 24, 2015

I think the school itself might be a bit pricey for students without a lot of money. My daughter attended CCS for a year, waiting to get into SCAD in Savannah. Even with room and board, SCAD was a better value and layout. CCS isn't...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2015

I have now gone to two years of the Art Exhibit and I look forward to it every year. I love all the different styles and layers and textures to all of the art pieces and what they represent. Not sure how I came across...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2015

Amazing art coming out of this longtime educational institution, don't miss the annual student sale during Noel Nite in December.

Thank tiggershadow
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