2019 Guide to Murals in the Market

2019 Guide to Murals in the Market

Murals in the Market is back for the 5th year in a row, featuring over 25 local and international artists in the Eastern Market district September 14th – 21st.


Over 200 murals and sculptures will be strategically placed throughout the Market, encouraging visitors to explore every corner of the Market District.


Saturday September 14th

2019 Family Reunion Block Party  @ 1:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Murals in the Market kicks off with a massive family-friendly block party featuring some of the best tastemakers in the Detroit EDM community.


Sunday, September 15th

Artist Meet & Greet Cocktail Hour @ 9:00 p.m. 
Welcome participating artists to a week of live mural painting, talks, art installations, and more!


Monday, September 16th

Community Push Skate Alley Opening @ 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Watch the best members of Community Push ride the special Mural in the Market public skatepark in the alley behind Red Bull Arts Detroit.


Tuesday, September 17th

Murals in the Market Exhibition & Print Show @ 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
This massive exhibition celebrating the official opening of Murals in the Market will feature an exhibit from Denial, as well as artwork from select artists.

Denial- Please Stand By @ 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
The artist Denial presents the exhibition “Wherehouse”, featuring a collection of a public mural, 2D installations, and interactive installations that all encourage the viewer to “please stand by”.


Wednesday, September 18th

Ron English’s Wall to Wall Propaganda Detroit Pop-Mart Tour Stop @ 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Don’t miss your chance to meet contemporary artist Ron English as he stops by Murals in the Market for a special pop-up!


Thursday, September 19th

Eastern Market After Dark: Murals in the Market Edition @ 7:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Be sure to stop by this special edition of Eastern Market After Dark and celebrate Detroit’s role in the art and design community.

Dennis McNett’s “Wolfbat Processions” @ 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
See the imaginative personal mythologies of artist Dennis McNett come to life in an exhibit you will not want to miss.

EMAD/ Murals in the Market After Party @ 9:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.
Be sure to stop by the official Murals in the Market afterparty at TV Lounge, featuring music by MITM artist Osunlade.


Friday, September 20th

Artist Talks with Dennis McNett & Ryan Doyle @ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Join two featured Murals in the Market artists as they discuss their experiences in making art installations.


Saturday, September 21st

Closing Event & Artists Talk @ 12:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy this year’s exhibitions one last time at the final event of Murals in the Market.  It will feature a panel of artists from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. discussing the impact and growing demand of street art.


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