Twenty years ago, I moved from Russia to Detroit. I was fortunate to have grown up surrounded by historic architecture and with access to the many museums of Europe. Before arriving in the US, I worked as a tour guide in several countries. I have a particular passion for Art Deco and when I arrived here, I discovered that Detroit has an impressive number of buildings in this style. For several…
We will meet at the Guardian Building and we will explore the Building, a bold example of Wirt C. Rowland's Art Deco architecture, which includes art modern designs. Another destination will be Hart Plaza, a long-time city riverfront destination. Here, I will introduce history, architecture, and interesting facts about Madame Cadillac—"The First Lady of Detroit". Than will have chance to take…
I can offer this experience in English, German, Russian, Mandarin, Cantonese and Uzbek.
Transport on the Q-line
Dress casually and comfortably!
We will meet at the Fisher Building and I will give you some history and facts about the building and its architect before we head downtown. When we reach the city, we will explore the Guardian Building—a bold example of Art Deco—and Hart Plaza.