Northport 2020 Virtual Plein Air From There: Call for Artists open until June 30 for the 8th Annual Northport Plein Air Paint Out event. Plein air artists' work will be presented virtually. Artists Paint: July 25-26. Virtual Exhibit & Sale: July 27 - 31.
Open Call for Submissions: "Citizen's Coping": Artists of all mediums are invited to examine how the last four years have changed them personally (or not), & express how the actions of this administration has affected them. NEW: Examine the effects of COVID-19 as well. Deadline to apply & enter submission is: 9/5/2020. Show Opens: 10/9/2020.
Outside Isn't Canceled! Grand Traverse Kids' Bike Library: To keep elementary-aged students pedaling by making sure they always have a bike that fits, no matter their family’s resources. See what's available online, schedule an appointment to pick up your bike from the Wheelhouse, & then ride it until it doesn't fit anymore.
Art in a Time of Coronavirus - A Postcard Response: Call-for-entry. Exhibit runs Sept. 11 – Nov. 5. This an exhibition of postcards created in response to the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic. Postcards will be installed in the GAAC’s Lobby Gallery, & exhibited in tandem with the Power Tools exhibition in the main gallery. The submission deadline is Aug. 12.
Call For Artists - Enchanting Night Sky Event: A special event highlighting the night sky. Call for artist runs until June 30. All art media representing the night is welcome. Exhibit takes place July 16 - July 22. Special events throughout the week.
Make a Mask, Make a Difference Contest: Now through July 6 Oliver Art Center is accepting donations of handmade masks from crafters, designers, seamstresses & artists of all ages. The masks need to be latex free, made of breathable fabric, & washable. Submissions will be judged on overall creativity & originality. There will be both youth & adult brackets with cash prizes. Adults first place receives $250 & Youth first place receives $75. ...
Manitou Music Poster Competition: The Glen Arbor Arts Center is accepting submissions of original paintings for its 2021 Manitou Music poster competition. The deadline for on-line submissions is Sept. 17. Open to all current GAAC members.
New Views: Birdlandia: This virtual juried exhibition focuses on birds, both the literal & symbolic ways they help to describe our inner & outer lives, home, relationships, the state of the ecology & more.
Power Tools - A Juried Exhibition: Seeking submissions for this exhibit through Aug. 12. The exhibit runs Sept. 11 – Nov. 5 & is built on the belief that the visual arts provide powerful tools of expression.
TCNewTech - Virtual Pitch Night: Each presenter is allowed five minutes to present & five minutes of questions & answers. Featuring brief presentations from local organizations on topics of interest to the tech & entrepreneurial community, with time for audience members to make brief announcements on topics such as job openings, persons seeking employment, & other technology-related events. Register.