Monica Canilao and Harrison at Work on their Detroit House

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 18, 2010
Renovating a home is right up Monica Canilao’s (Juxtapoz #93) alley, as the artist consistently includes found items in her work and considers dumpster diving a crucial aspect in project preparation.Read More...  

Scavenging Through Abandoned Houses and Homes

Juxtapoz // Monday, October 18, 2010
Detroit continues. “Spent the day yesterday scavenging through abandoned houses, homes, factories and warehouses with Ben Wolf, Monica Canilao and Harrison with our tour guide and Detroit expert Chris Riddell.”   Read More...  

This Is How You Decorate A House: Detail Images of Swoon in Detroit

Juxtapoz // Friday, October 15, 2010
We're not completely sure how Swoon works so fast, but the artist has virtually cover the interior of one of our house in Detroit. “Inside the house, numerous pieces flourish amongst the brick and fire-damaged interior of the basement and the floor above.”   Read More...  

Video Update: Swoon Gets to Work in Detroit for Our Home Renovation Project

Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 14, 2010
The infamous Swoon has landed in Detroit and jumps right into the Juxtapoz x Power House renovation project, carefully pasting her portraits and lace-like paper pieces onto the interior of an ailing Detroit home.   Read More...  

It's Begun: Artists x Reporters Descend Upon Detroit to Kick Off Renovation Project

Juxtapoz // Thursday, October 14, 2010
It's all coming together as our selected artists descend upon Detroit for the long awaited Detroit renovation project, funded by monies you helped us raise during our 15th Anniversary Art Auction and Party last November. Read More...  

Photos from Power House Productions in Detroit as Artists Prepare Housing Restoration

Juxtapoz // Thursday, September 30, 2010
“Power House Productions just sent us a few shots of some walls and various places we may see some art get placed as Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Auction and Benefit,” reports Evan Pricco. “Phase 2 kicks off in a few weeks from Detroit...”   Read More...  

Juxtapoz x Detroit Power House Productions Artist Line-Up Announced

Juxtapoz // Saturday, September 25, 2010
We are happy to announce the 6 artists joining Power House Productions in Detroit to re-imagine the homes that we purchased from the Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Benefit and Auction last Fall. We got some winners coming to Detroit.

A Progress Report from Power House: Summer 2010, Detroit, Michigan

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, July 28, 2010
We just received a summer update from Power House, whom we raised money for during our 2009 15th Anniversary Benefit and Auction. This Fall we are sending artists [Richard Colman, Rene Almanza, Saelee Oh, Retna, Monica Canilao...] to Detroit to help paint, organize, and build in the neighborhood, and Power House has spent the past 6 months buying homes, and prepping the entire ongoing project.   Read More...  

Meeting Up with Richard Colman

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 01, 2010
Richard Coleman is one unique, bizarre, talented person, but then again, aren't many good artists? “We have a little feature cooking with Richard right now, and he is also going to Detroit for our project with Power House later this Fall, so we had a lot of conversing to do.”   Read More...  

Can you ever have Too Much of a Good Thing: Power House at MOCAD

Juxtapoz // Thursday, June 03, 2010
Power House Project's Mitch and Gina, the group that Juxtapoz' 15th Anniversary Auction benefited and is in the midst of a major Juxtapoz collaboration on the ground in Detroit, are having an exhibition under their Design 99 name at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, called Too Much of a Good Thing. Read More...  


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