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College for Creative Studies

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A small, but interesting sculpture garden.

In addition to being a school for higher learning, the College for Creative Studies has a small but... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Marietta, Georgia
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
Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

In addition to being a school for higher learning, the College for Creative Studies has a small but interesting sculpture garden named for Josephine Ford. It sits in front of the school and across from the Detroit Institute of Arts. There's about a dozen sculptures,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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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

Date of experience: January 2018
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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.

Date of experience: March 2016
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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

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank bjmeismer
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

Date of experience: June 2016
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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.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Normandie1936
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.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank lcr8720
Reviewed December 19, 2015

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

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Nitace
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

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank CinderellaRiem
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

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Jam5150
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