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Matéria Core City
4725 16th Street, Unit C, Detroit, MI, 48208

Regular Hours:

WED-SAT, 12 - 5 pm
Or by appointment

The EDITION Pop-Up, presenting an everchanging curation of contemporary art and design that is both collectible and accessible, is located next door to Materia Core City.


Matéria Cass Corridor
444 W. Willis, Unit 111, Detroit, MI 48201
T: 313.833.9000
At the Willys Overland Lofts
in Cass Corridor/Midtown Detroit

Regular Hours:

THU-SAT, 12 - 5 pm
Or by


Our Story

Matéria, formerly Simone DeSousa Gallery, is a contemporary art gallery and project located in Cass Corridor, Midtown Detroit, since 2009, with its second location in Core City Detroit since the Fall of 2023.

The gallery, which also includes an EDITION space, has presented more than 110 exhibitions in the thirteen years, including works by local and international emerging and mid-career artists, and has played a pivotal role in supporting contemporary art and design in Detroit.  

Matéria opened its second location in Core City Detroit on September 9, 2023.

Our Team

SIMONE DESOUSA, Founder and Director

ALISSA LAMARRE, Gallery Manager

SIERRA AGUILAR, Gallery Assistant

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We currently do not accept any unsolicited artist submissions.

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