Next I/ACT Meeting Date: Friday June 1st 1:30pm
Meetings will normally be on the last Friday of the month. Our May meeting is being pushed to June 1st due to Memorial Day.
Date: Friday June 1st 2012
Time: 1:30 pm lasting until approximately 3:00 pm
Location: Belian Art Center 5980 Rochester Rd, Troy MI
RSVP To: Linda Shears (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Meetings are free and are open to anyone interested in promoting arts and culture in Troy. Artists are encouraged to bring work samples for discussion. Our website is TroyArts.org.
"Art on the Grand" Farmington Hills: June 2nd & 3rd
Reminder from: Nancy Coumondoros - Cultural Arts Supervisor for the City of Farmington Hills:
Art on the Grand is a FREE event that will feature more than 100 booths with paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry, pottery, fiber, and mixed media. There will be a wide array of free entertainment, adding up to a weekend of fun for all ages.
Location: Grand River Ave from Farmington to Grove
Hours: Sat, June 2- 10am to 8pm
Sun, June 3 - 11am to 6pm
More: Friday night Pre-Glow Wine Tasting Party in the
"Grapes on the Grand" tent 6 -9pm
Links for: Event Brochure , Artist Guide/Map, Website
The featured entertainment for the pre-glow will be the popular Robin Horlock, and a visual/audio treat from "Empty Canvas," multi-talented entertainers who perform favorites from many eras while actually creating an original artwork for sale.
Colored Pencil Society Exhibit: May 31st Opening
More from Farmington Hills:
The Colored Pencil Society of America - Detroit Chapter
Exhibit: Colored Pencil Plus
Dates: May 22 - June 29
Reception: Thurs May 31st 7pm to 9pm
Location: City Gallery - Costick Center
28600 W 11 Mile Rd - Farmington Hills, MI
Links: Printable Flyer
Brighton Art Guild: Several Exhibit Opportunities
Baiba Jensen from the Brighton Art Guild asked us to mention their "Art at the Library" exhibit program which is in its 14th year. The Brighton District Library averages 700 daily visitors and has an attractive and visible display space for art.
They are lining up the 2013 exhibit roster and the juried competition is open to all Michigan residents.
There will be a series of 6 to 8 weeks exhibits. Each exhibit generally has one 2-D and one 3-D artist.
The official deadline is June 15, 2012. However, that may have some flexibility. The contact information is on the flyer if you need an extension.
Cost is $30 for non-members for up five images. Application Link.
Artists will receive notification in early August.
Detroit River Artscape: Deadline Moved to June 3
Artscape is an open competition hosted by the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy. It is a juried art show with $15,000 in cash prizes.
Cost is a flat $20 for 3 entries. Apply via Juried Art Services.
Entry Deadline: June 3rd
Event Dates: June 22 - 24, 2012 (With Detroit's River Days Festival)
Notification Date: June 8th.
ASID Chair-ity Auction at Leon and Lulu's: June 7
Custom designed Chairs for Chair-ty as created by members of the American Society of Interior Designers! They are also looking for student or other volunteers.
Date: Thursday, June 7, 2012
Time: 5pm to 8pm
Location: Leon and Lulu's
96 W 14 Mile - Clawson
Cost: $12 /person or $20 / couple
There will be food, wine, prizes and awards.
Contact Linda Shears for more information email@example.com. (Printable flyer.)
Ewe Revue 2 - Downtown Rochester: May - Sept
Ewe Revue 2 is a community wide public art event, and this year's theme is "Hollywood".
I/ACT artist Cynthia Buchanan
Paint a Miracle's
delightful entry called
lin Rouge" which will located on Water Street near Fourth. (Bigger Image)
The Facebook page
and the DDA website
have more images of then entries in this event.