Community Outreach & Engagement

Hero Center Galleries

Center Galleries, CCS’s main exhibition venue located inside the Manoogian Visual Resource Center, is a dynamic forum for the contemporary visual, literary and performance arts, and an integral component of the College. Our flagship gallery presents innovative, high-quality exhibitions of local, national and international contemporary art and design, and a range of public programs.


abstract painting with brown, blue, yellow, red and pink lines and dotsJonathan Barnett, Untitled, 2018

Mirror, Mirror

Opening Wednesday, January 30, 6-8pm
Runs through Saturday, March 30

Mirror, Mirror is an exhibition of artwork by artists from Friendship circle Soul Studio, a studio space and gallery that supports the creative production of artists with special needs. This exhibition will feature a variety of large scale artworks from animated sculptural tapestries to elaborate beaded curtains, to vibrant monumental abstract expressionist paintings. Each of the artworks has been produced over the last two years by Soul Studio artists representing their distinctive style.

Photo Bomb!

Alumni & Faculty Hall

A continuous communal collage and interactive photography exhibition that runs through April 30, 2019.

Art Lives in Detroit


Center Galleries
Manoogian Visual Resource Center
College for Creative Studies
301 Frederick Douglass
Detroit, MI  48202

Gallery Hours
Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. or by appointment.
Free parking available in the CCS parking structure located on Brush Street between Frederick Douglass and Ferry.

Michelle Perron

Jonathan Rajewski
Exhibitions Manager