Apr 19, 2023 - Things to Do

See Sydney G. James' "Girl Raised in Detroit" exhibition

Sydney G. James' "Girl Raised in Detroit" exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Photos: Samuel Robinson/Axios

Sydney G. James' "Girl Raised in Detroit" exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit features new works inspired by the artist's career as a muralist, clothing designer and cultural organizer.

  • The large-scale sculptural paintings and installations reflect perseverance in the wake of trauma.

If you go: The exhibition runs until Sept. 3.

One of the installations inside the exhibition features a living room and family portrait.
One of the installations inside the exhibition features a living room and family portrait.
The living room inside the installation.
The living room inside the installation.
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