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College for Creative Studies

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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 21 January 2018
Detroit, Michigan
via mobile
For real artists.

Spending my college years in CCS, I wouldn't leave Detroit without paying a visit there. It's... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
Athens, Greece
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21 Jan 2018
“Big venue for fundraiser or celebration”
22 Feb 2017
“For real artists.”
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201 E Kirby St, Detroit, MI 48202-4048
+1 313-664-7400
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Reviewed 21 January 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

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Reviewed 22 February 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.

Thank EroF4
Reviewed 1 November 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

1  Thank bjmeismer
Reviewed 20 June 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

Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 21 April 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.

Thank Normandie1936
Reviewed 29 December 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.

1  Thank lcr8720
Reviewed 19 December 2015

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

1  Thank Nitace
Reviewed 24 August 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

1  Thank CinderellaRiem
Reviewed 19 August 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

Thank Jam5150
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Amazing art coming out of this longtime educational institution, don't miss the annual student sale during Noel Nite in December.

Thank tiggershadow
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