Category Archives: Engineering and the Arts

Lansing turns on high-tech lights ‘Under The Bridge’

LANSING – The Lansing community gathered Tuesday evening for the official unveiling of the decorative LED lighting underneath the US-127 bridge overpass along the Michigan Avenue corridor.

The lights, which illuminate the bridge in dozens of optional color variations, brings another phase of the crowd-funded Under the Bridge Project to life.

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DIA Acquires Video Installation

DETROIT — The Detroit Institute of Arts recently acquired “Detroit Weather: 365 Days,” a 2011 video by Susan Goethel Campbell that documents one year of weather in Detroit and the effect of weather on the surrounding environment. The piece will initially be on view Nov. 21, 2015 through April 24, 2016 in a gallery adjacent to Rivera Court.

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LTU’s Sept. 25 Digital Humanities Event Features High-Tech Poet

SOUTHFIELD — Thylias Moss, an award-winning poet who has experimented with using computer technology to write poetry, will give a poetry reading on Friday, Sept. 25, as part of the conference, “Network Detroit: Digital Humanities Theory and Practice,” at Lawrence Technological University.

The poetry reading, which is free and open to the public, will be at 11 a.m. in the Mary E. Marburger Science and Engineering Auditorium in LTU’s Science Building, 21000 West Ten Mile Road, Southfield.

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