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9/9/15 – Free Ryde with Michael McGillis

Artist: Michael McGillis Location: Russell St. Deli Breakfast: MM – Orange juice, smoked tomato soup, veggie burger SRS – Coffee (black), “Corned Beef All the Way” on toasted rye I met Mike for breakfast specifically intending to talk about his plans for a new project in Denmark, part of a multi-artist installation on a site […]

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Interview with Jon Brumit about 143FM @ Knight Arts Blog

Jon Brumit is an original thinker, to say the least. A Detroit-based musician, sound and installation artist, Brumit is unlimited by convention or media, creating inputs and outputs wherever he sees fit. In this interview, Brumit discusses his progress on 143FM, a Knight Arts Challenge-winning sound installation that combines his passion for audio transmissions, circuit-bending […]

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9/6/15 – #KAF15 – Person/a/l with Tiff Massey

Artist: Tiff Massey Location: ANTIETAM Breakfast: TM – Coffee (honey), poached egg over crispy potatoes, bacon SRS – Coffee (black), berries Foster French toast Tiff Massey comes with one setting: REAL. I confess, I’ve seen Tiff a dozen times around Detroit, and been intrigued by her every time, but the combination of resting bitchface and […]

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Barns of Port Austin @ Hyperallergic – get on the (barn)boat!

PORT AUSTIN, Mich. — The lakeside town of Port Austin, Michigan, is not what you’d call a bustling cultural center — more like a humble and self-assured farming community off the beaten track, where, as everyone likes to tell you, over and over, you can see the sun rise and set over Lake Huron all in […]

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September Sourcebook (I)

I do this thing, where I accumulate pieces of visual reference material, to use later. Then I lose them. So I’m going to put them here, where I can find them again. And you can see some stuff that I’m thinking about, if you like! None of these images are mine, and I cannot tell […]

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9/4/15 – #KAF15 – Sweet Dee Susie Asado

Dee tries the pickle soup, and finds it wanting Artist: Airea “Dee” Matthews Location: Toast, Ferndale Breakfast: DM – Coffee (black), dill pickle soup (sent back), Mediterranean salad with grilled chicken SRS – Coffee (black), breakfast burrito A date with Dee! A date with Dee! Excuse me while I flail around with happiness. If you […]

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9/3/15 – Old Soul, Youngblood

Artist:  Elizabeth Youngblood Location: Original Pancake House, Grosse Pointe Breakfast: EY – Water (no ice), fresh strawberry crepes w/ whipped cream, one scrambled egg SRS – Coffee (black), Eggs over easy, bacon, side of pancakes w/ fresh strawberries and whipped cream Usually I don’t focus too much on the breakfast side of things, but Elizabeth […]

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9/1/15 – #KAF15 – Cuppetelli & Mendoza

Artist: Annica Cuppetelli & Cristobal Mendoza Location: Brooklyn St. Local Breakfast: AC – Coffee (black), quiche, salad CM – Coffee (“fake sugar”), blue cheese & mushroom omelet, rye toast, salad SRS – Coffee (black), “The Traditional” – two eggs (over hard), roasted potatoes, bacon, rye toast & jam I have to say that I was […]

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