Detroit Performs TV: Detroit Zoo (Episode 111)

Detroit Performs TV: Detroit Zoo (Episode 111)
September 3, 2013 Cheryl Jones

In this edition of Detroit Performs: Printmaker Gray Koehler mixes pieces of nature into her art; CriticCar Detroit takes us to Easter Market’s Salt & Cedar; The Detroit Zoo’s landscaping gets a shout out; Painter Gregory Euclide brings his paintings to life with an interesting depth; And the Pratt Institute teaches students to create sustainable products and socially responsible companies while using their design skills. Plus, DJ Oliver visits the Detroit Zoo.

Watch the Gray Koehler segment

Taking inspiration from the farm she grew up on, printmaker Gray Koehler takes us through her process of creating reduction woodcut printings & shares her enjoyment in the finality of the piece.

Watch the Salt and Cedar Print Shop segment

Leon Johnson explains the monthly event ‘Book and Bread’ at the Salt and Cedar print shop.

Watch the Detroit Zoo segment

David Humbyrd, the Landscape Supervisor at The Detroit Zoo, shares his work throughout the Zoo, including exhibit landscaping and the Butterfly Garden.

Watch the Gregory Euclide segment

Painter Gregory Euclide uses man-made materials found in nature to convey his message and passion in his work.

Watch the Pratt Institute segment

Design students at the Pratt Institute take part in the Design Incubator to design and create sustainable products and socially responsible companies.