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L.A. Times Checks Out Detroit, Finds Hipsters, Art, Cheap Rent


What is LA obsessed with these days? A list that contains "tacos trucks" and "yoga" now might just have "the hipster Detroit artist scene" on it as well. In fact, the word "hipster" appears five times in the article, suggesting that "a large vocabulary" is not going to join that list. The article informs its LA audience that artists can rent a 1,000 square foot studio in the Russell Industrial Center for $600 to $700; so don't be surprised if there is an influx of tan people lurking around and asking which way to Café D'Mongo's

· Detroit evolving into a haven for artists [LA Times]
· Forget "Rock City" and "Motor City;" It's "Art City" Now [Curbed Detroit]
· Thumbs Down for Detroit Works Project, Thumbs Up for Art [Curbed Detroit]