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Celebrate Detroit design as one of the nation’s oldest public markets transforms into a creative district by night. More than 30 studios and galleries will open late throughout the district. Sheds 2, 3, 4, and 5 will be open with interactive experiences, brand activations with Detroit’s up-and-coming designers, designer spotlights, installations, and parties.
Pick up an Eastern Market After Dark map in Shed 2 for a complete list of events and open studios upon
Eastern Market After Dark was created by Nina Marcus-Kurlonko in 2012 with an emphasis on sharing the talent of many artists, designers, businesses, and makers that make this district thrive.
— SHED 2: Chrysler, Ally, Art Van Brand Activations; Alex Schweder’s “The Hotel Rehersal, Designer Lane, and food trucks
— SHED 3: AIA 2016 Celebration of Architecture
— SHED 4: Marketplace and food trucks
— SHED 5: Detroit Design Ball
— WASSERMAN PROJECTS: opening reception for Koen Vanmechelen: ENERGY/MASS
EASTERN MARKET FOOTPRINT: Murals in the Market
This event is an official part of the 2016 Detroit Design Festival program, taking place Sept. 21-25. In honor of Detroit’s recent UNESCO City of Design designation, this year’s festival is focused on Designing Detroit’s Future. DDF 2016 programmed by the Detroit Creative Corridor Center. For full schedule, visit www.detroitdesignfestival.com