"PaperWork": This exhibition focuses on works on paper, & works made of paper. It runs Jan. 14 – March 24. It features the work of 21 artists from throughout Michigan, Massachusetts, Missouri, & the nation of Chile. Check web site for hours.
"Woodland Studies": A small exhibition of black & white photographs by Grand Rapids photographer Rodney Martin. The exhibition runs Jan. 7 – April 13 in the GAAC Lobby Gallery. Martin focuses his lens on the landscape. For the images in "Woodland Studies," he zeros in on rivers, woods & orchards in Benzie, Grand Traverse & Leelanau counties. See web site for hours.
Punk Dreamscape: Garcia + Martin + Nemec: Through a combination of symbolic, illustrative & figurative imagery, midwest artists Esteban Garcia, Nick Martin & Aaron Nemec create abstract narratives that verge on the surreal. Mixed media paintings, drawings & sculptures will be on display.
Traverse Area Camera Club Competition Show: This recurring exhibition highlights award-winning photographs produced by members of the Traverse Area Camera Club (TACC). Opening reception on Sat., Jan. 22 from 2-4pm.
The Finer Touch of Coloring - An Interactive Art Show: Runs Jan. 14-27. Artist Richard Stocker invites spectators to explore the possibilities of making their own art using his fine art designs. Stocker’s artistic expression of the coloring process will be on display, & viewers can observe the transition from the black & white design into the colored-in design. Stocker will be onsite most days, coloring. Open 11am-3pm daily.
Northern Michigan Policy Conference: A regional economic development conference led by the Northern Michigan Chamber Alliance. Opening remarks from Governor Gretchen Whitmer & U.S. Senator Gary Peters. Speakers include State Rep. Jack O'Malley, State Senator Wayne Schmidt, State Senator Jim Stamas, & many others. $35; includes lunch.
Disney's Frozen, Jr. by the Young Company: When two princesses are faced with danger, they discover their hidden potential & the powerful bond of sisterhood. With all the songs from the film plus five more from the Broadway production. Performances are Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at both 2pm & 7pm, & Sundays at 2pm. Masks required.
Comedy with Katrina Brown: Named "The Weird One" by her stepfather, Katrina has spent her life living up to that nickname. As the youngest of seven children, she found that cultivating an obnoxious & loud personality was a way to not get lost in the shuffle.