International Day of Peace: Presented by Northern Michigan Veterans for Peace Chapter 50. 8am: Sunrise Peace Ceremony at Clinch Park Beach, near concession stand, TC. 9am: Mayoral Proclamation, held in front of TC Governmental Center on Boardman near peace pole. 9:30am-2:30pm: Pole Dedications. Veterans for Peace Chapter 50 will donate peace poles to several schools in TC.
By The Side of the Road: A series of abstract landscapes out of the imagination of painter Alice Moss. This small show runs Sept. 1 - Dec. 15. Moss' focus is on Leelanau County roadways, woodlands, & beaches, all of which she has been walking, watching, & visiting since childhood in the early 1960s.
"Lost and Found: Juried Photography Exhibition": 28 artists were selected for inclusion. Selections were made by guest juror Kathryn Dimond, executive director of Detroit's historic Scarab Club. Runs through Oct. 28. Open Tues. - Sat., 10am-5pm.
Art + Place + Community: 10 Years with Good Hart Artist Residency: The exhibit will contain works from GHAR alumni, including visual artists, writers, & composers, highlighting the unique breadth of creative work that has been supported by the residency over the past decade. The show will run from Sept. 16 - Nov. 4. An opening reception will be held on Sept. 16 from 5:30-7:30pm. It will feature a panel conversation & poetry readings. Tickets are $20, $25 ...
Art Speaks: Creative Arts Studio for Adults with Disabilities: This exhibition features work created by students in Challenge Mountain & Crooked Tree Arts Center's Creative Arts Studio program. Runs Sept. 16 - Oct. 21. Open Tues. - Sat., 10am-5pm.
Brown Bridge Quiet Area, Spring Lake Addition: Join us for an early look at the proposed addition to the Brown Bridge Quiet Area. Participants will learn about the natural features of the property, including a variety of habitat types from wet meadow to rich conifer swamp, that make a great home for several rare species. Conservancy staff will explain the land protection process for safeguarding this 528-acre addition that encompasses almost the entirety ...
Lifetime of Art & Travel: A Flora Ricca Hoffman Retrospective: This exhibit celebrates the artwork of the late prolific artist Flora Ricca Hoffman. An opening reception will be held on Fri., Sept. 15 from 5-7pm. Runs through Oct. 8. Open Tues. - Sat., 10am-5pm.
"A Separate Shining: Selections from the Tusen Takk Foundation Collection": The Tusen Takk Foundation & the Dennos Museum present this exhibition representing artists who have participated in its artist-in-residence program to date. Taking its title from the poem "Joy" by Hilda Conkling, the exhibition surveys the artist's exploration of the intangible, the unseen qualities of joy, beauty, & hope. Runs through Jan. 7. Open Tues. through Sun., 11am-4pm.
"Interlacements: The Fine Craft of Weaving": Featuring nine Michigan artists including Boisali Biswas, Martha Brownscombe, Deb Cholewicki, Sharon Gill, Carol Irving, Jasmine Petrie, Carol Madison, Nancy McRay, & Shanna Robinson. A range of fiber art practices are explored. Runs Sept. 8 - Oct. 28. An opening reception will be held on Fri., Sept. 15 from 5-7pm. CTAC - TC is open Tues. through Fri., 11am-5pm, & Sat., 10am-4pm.
"Passages: The Art of Ron Gianola": Gianola's paintings are the result of a fifty-plus year long experience with the Art Spirit, pursuing the possibilities of a personal transformative vision, engaging emotion, expression, & the poetry of visual music. Runs through Jan. 7. Open Tues. through Sun., 11am-4pm.
"Stephen Duren: A Life of Painting": This exhibit brings together works by artist Stephen Duren that cover his sixty-year career & bring greater definition to his artistic contributions. Runs through Jan. 7. Open Tues. through Sun., 11am-4pm.
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit: Raven Hill Discovery Center was selected as a host site for the newest Smithsonian Museum's national traveling exhibit, "Spark! Places of Innovation" through Oct. 7. The exhibit features stories gathered from diverse communities across the nation. Includes photographs, engaging interactives, objects, videos, & augmented reality.
Charles Culver Public Art Exhibition: On display throughout downtown Bellaire, mid-June through Oct. Each piece of art will display a QR code to access an audio presentation providing history & background of the particular piece.
DMC Dance Party: Pride Edition: Welcoming Hawk Owls back to campus with a joyful celebration of pride. Dance, enjoy snacks, & view art at this 18+ friendly event. One drink ticket provided with your reservation.