06 November 2010

Senate Theater

Senate Theater
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7x5"
To a collector in Des Moines, IA
This daily painting is an urban landscape looking up at the marquee for the Senate Theater on Michigan Ave in Detroit. This theater was designed and built in 1926 by Christian W Brandt. It has had many renovations and lives and finally closed in December 2009.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

My brother is president of the Detroit Theater Organ Society, which owns that building. They're trying to find a new home for the club, and the organ, which was originally in the Fisher Theater.