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.


Things Not Seen
Evidence of Things Not Seen: Richard Lewis | Mario Moore | Sabrina Nelson | Rashaun Rucker

November 11 – December 16, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, November 10, 6-8 p.m.

An exhibition focused on artists who use drawing to challenge prevailing ideas of Black representation. Reflecting African-American perspectives from non-traditional viewpoints, this work presents ideas about Black lives that are often overlooked or unseen.  

Alumni & Faculty Hall: Mark Sengbusch FA’01: Journey to the West

This exhibition is sponsored by Rebecca & Alan Ross

Tyanna Buie

January 27 – March 3, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, January 26, 6-8pm

Alumni & Faculty Hall: Brian Kremer or Miroslav Cukovic


March 17 – April 21, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, March 16, 2018, 6-8pm
An exhibition of new sculpture by cool artists.

Alumni & Faculty Hall: Miroslav Cukovic or Brian Kremer

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
Gallery Coordinator