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Maurice Greenia, Jr. Collections
Poetic Express Volume 16 Number 10
Poetic Express Volume 18 Number 14
With Marble
Rhythm Piece
mommy, I see a black ship...
Drawing for Telephone Game
Flight through a Swamp
yellow, orange and blue (February 22)
tête-à-tête
For Ron Allen
Hunched Beast, with Passengers
Sculptures, Toys and Rubber Band Ball. September 2009
Door Shadow, with Rock Salt. Detroit, February 2016
Box Buildings. New York City, 2014
Parade

Maurice Greenia, Jr. is a native Detroit artist whose work grows out of the city; he lives in the artistic center of Detroit -- the Cass Corridor. Thousands of people see his work every year, but many do not know the artist nor the multitude of formats in which he works. This site is aimed at the preservation of his work, some of which cannot be physically preserved, and is viewable only in photographs; the chalk drawings on the old Hudson's Building being a prime example of work preserved only photographically. But to try to define what his artistic production has been and continues to be is almost impossible. Browse through the site and see the range of creativity in medium and expression, ranging from poetry to drawing to sculpture, with many stops along the way, and often involving found objects. Unless otherwise indicated, new works are being added to these collections on a regular basis.

Enjoy the work of a true urban artist, whose surrealist vision has responded to Detroit in both good and bad times with creativity and imagination.

If you have questions or comments on the collection, please contact Russell Davidson at: davidsor@udmercy.edu.

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