"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.
Wagbo Stroll & Sip: Poet-trail: Enjoy the Wagbo fields & forests. Interpretive & interactive activities are installed along the trail. Your hike, ski, or snowshoe starts at the Wagbo barn. You'll make your way around a well-marked path (approx. 1 mile) with your own group. A small warming fire invites you to stop & enjoy a treat & hot beverage.
MLK: A Musical Celebration: Presented by Building Bridges with Music. Featuring the Motown Legends Gospel Choir & guest saxophonist Laurie Sears performing spirituals, civil rights era songs, & some Motown hits, The Contours, and The Miracles featuring Mark Scott. Also featured are the NMC Children's Choir Cantus & the NMC Chamber Singers. Seating is limited to 50 tickets. Proof of vaccination & masks throughout the event will be required. Also ...