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Aug. 17 2009 12:00 AM

gallery walk & other exhibitions



New Exhibits


Absolute Gallery Featuring "Think Green," an exhibit focused on recycled forms of art, from recycled glass jewelry to “Tree-Free” greeting cards. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. T - F, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. S & Su. 307 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 482-8845.
www.absolutegallery.net.


AE Studio & Gallery A one-day sale featuring unsold work by local artists from the 2008 season at prices discounted 25 to 85 percent.
11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday, April 5. 523 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 267-7600. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. F – Su. www.aenow.com


Agog Arts Featuring “Skeleton Society,” a collection of prints by Kimberly Lavon. Reception: Noon – 3 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. M – Th, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. F & S and 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. Su. 225 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 853-0410.


Anselmo Gallery Exhibiting modern sculptures made from wood, metal and ceramic; Badash crystal and art glass; decorative lighting; and metal wall art from Artisan House. Reception: 1 - 5 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. M – F and 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. S. 3320 E. Lake Lansing Road, East Lansing. (517) 332-7777. www.anselmoassociates.com


By the Riverside Gallery Featuring works by local artists, including the gallery’s “La Petite” art. Also featuring new jewelry designs from Simarhra. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. T, Th & F, 1 – 6 p.m. W, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. S. 1209 Turner St., Lansing, (517) 484-6534.
www.bytheriverside-mi.com


The Clinton County Arts Council An exhibit of photographs by David Pizzoferrto. Reception: 1 - 3 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. T – F, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. S. 211 North Clinton Ave., St. Johns. www.clintoncountyarts.org


East Lansing Public Art Gallery “Scenes, Foreign & Familiar.” An exhibit by local painter Gretchen Foster. Reception: 1 – 2 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. M – F, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. S and noon - 8 p.m. Su. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 241-9230.


North Foyer Gallery at East Lansing Public Library Featuring two photo exhibits by Arnold Berkman: “Interesting Places, Interesting People, Interesting Things” and “U.S. Route 66 — A Photographic Journey in the Past and in the Present." Reception: 1:30 – 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. M – Th, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. F, 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. S & 1 – 5 p.m. Su. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 571-2420.


Gracie’s Place An exhibition of work by Second Monday Artists group members Bonnie Brown and Jean Curtis. Reception: 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, April 3. Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. M – W, 7:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. Th – S and 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Su. 151 S. Putnam St., Williamston. (517) 256-8335. www.secondmondayartists.com.

Honora Bird’s Studio Gallery Featuring “Michigan Glass Month,” an exhibit of works made from or incorporating glass. Reception: 1 – 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. W – S, 1 - 4 p.m. Su. 1207 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 285-9462.


Hope Borbas Okemos Library “Yellow Dog; Art and Photography,” featuring paintings, photos and a self-published book by Kathleen Mooney that explore issues of beauty, loss, regeneration and compas sion. Reception/presentations: 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. M – Th, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. F & S and 1 – 7 p.m. Su. 4321 Okemos Road, Okemos. (517) 347-2021.


Lansing Art Gallery An exhibit by artist Margaret Meade-Turnbull. Reception: 1– 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. T – F, 1 – 4 p.m. S and First Su. 113 S. Washington Square, Lansing.
(517) 374-6400. www.lansingartgallery.org


Lansing City Hall Lobby “Recycled Art Show & Fashion Show.” An exhibit featuring the work of local artists and designers using reclaimed and recycled materials through April 17. Reception/fashion show: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2. 124 W. Michigan Ave., Lansing. (517) 483-4141. www.cityoflansingmi.com


Mackerel Sky Featuring “Ecfloresco,” a new series of botanical watercolors by David Giordan. Reception: Noon – 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. M - W, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Th & F, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. S, and noon – 5 p.m. Su. 217 Ann St., East Lansing. (517) 351-2211. www.mackerelsky.com.


The Artisans Circle An exhibit of miniature paintings, pottery, photographs, llama wool items, quilts and glassware. Reception: Noon – 5 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: Noon – 6 p.m. T – F, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. S. 1236-B Turner St., Lansing. (517) 655-3827. www.theartisancircle.com


Walking Horse Gallery & Gifts Featuring works by Susan McCarty, an artist specializing in graphite and oil portraits, and the wildlife photography of Sheri Ten Eyck. Reception: Noon – 5 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. T – F and Noon – 5 p.m. S. 1212 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 484-3545. www.walkinghorsegallery.com.

Woven Art "Gathering Winds." An exhibit of contemporary quilts by Marilyn M. Prucka. Reception: 1 - 4 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. T - F, Noon – 4 p.m. S & Su. 325B Grove St., East Lansing. (517) 203-4467. www.yarnandfiberart.com.




ONGOING


Creole Gallery Lansing Community College Media, Art & Information Technology faculty exhibit. Featuring multi-media works, including paintings, drawings and photography. Hours: 1 – 5 p.m. S & Su and by appointment. 1218 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 371-2736.


Gone 2 the Dogs “Globbing Pets.” An exhibit of digitally edited animal photos by Cathy Potter. Noon - 7 p.m. T – F, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. S, Noon – 5 p.m. First Su. 306 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. (517) 853-8313 or www.gone2thedogs.biz.


Grove Gallery Co-op An exhibit of textile and beadwork by Jenny Schu. Hours: Noon – 6 p.m. T – F, Noon – 4 p.m. S & Su. 325A Grove St., East Lansing. (517) 333-7180. www.geocities.com/grovegallerycoop.

Kresge Art Museum “The Story of Exodus: The Passover Haggadah.” Featuring more than 35 Passover Haggadot on loan from the Jewish Heritage Collection, Special Collections, University of Michigan. Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. M – T & F, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Th, and noon – 5 p.m. S & Su. Intersection of Physics & Auditorium roads, East Lansing. (517) 355-7631. www. artmuseum.msu.edu.


Ledge Craft Lane Featuring an exhibit by students of Grand Ledge High School art classes. Hours: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. W – S. 120 S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627-9843. www.ledgecraftlane.com.

Michigan Women’s Historical Center and Hall of Fame "Potpourri.” An exhibit of textile art by Jacquie Vaughan and students of Shabazz Academy. Hours: noon – 4 p.m. W – S, 2 – 4 p.m. Su. 213 W. Main St., Lansing. (517) 484-1880. www.michiganwomenshalloffame.org.


MSU Museum "Threads of Change - The Transformation of West African Textiles.” An exhibit of African textiles collected by MSU professors while traveling, working and living in Africa.

Also, “Whats So Funny About Science?” an exhibit of Sidney Harris Science Cartoons. Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. M – F, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. S, 1 – 5 p.m. Su. West Circle Drive, MSU Campus, East Lansing. (517) 355- 2370 or www. museum.msu.edu.


Old Town Underground Local Artists Market Photography, quilt art, gemstone jewelry, fiber art, pottery, herbal bath products and pet items. Hours: Noon – 5 p.m. First Sunday. 708 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. www. myspace.com/oldtownunderground


Rubies Paradise Salon “Hair Aware.” An exhibit of photography by Autumn McPherson, Renee Puckett and Danielle Seering featuring scenes from Rubie’s’ runway show. Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. M – Su. 2008 E Michigan Ave., Lansing. (517) 367-2206.


Saper Galleries Exhibiting Robert Eickholt’s hand-blown glass vases, paperweights, bowls and perfumes. Also featuring "The Art of Dr. Seuss," an exhibit of 60 works of art and 36 informational panels on display through April 15. Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. M -W, F & S, 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Th, and 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. 1st Sunday. Saper Galleries, 433 Albert Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-0815. www.sapergalleries.com.


Scene Metrospace “The Little Big Show.” An exhibit of small works by Meghan Colson, Aaron Curtner, Gretchen Foster, Dawn Kehr, Jessica Klumpp Held, Rob Kolomyski, Stephanie Palagyi, Teresa Petersen, Peter Richards, Randi Richards, Jules Schmuker, Bethanne Siettas, Julie Thomson, Robert Turney, Britta Urness and Grant Whipple. Hours: 2 – 5 p.m. Th, 2 – 6 p.m. F & S, noon – 4 p.m. Su. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832. www. scenemetrospace.com.


Shiawassee Arts Center River Gallery Featuring oil paintings by Nicholas Kilmer. The Annual High School Art Scholarship Competition and Exhibition Show will have a reception from 1 – 3 p.m. April 26. Hours: 1 – 5 p.m. T – Su. 206 Curwood Castle Drive, Owosso. (989) 723- 8354 or visit www.shiawasseearts.org.


Wild Birds Unlimited "The Nature Series.” An exhibit of pastels, oils and watercolors by Rebecca Stafford. Reception: Noon – 5 p.m. Sunday, April 5 (Okemos location). East Lansing location hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. M – S. 2200 Coolidge Road, Suite.

17, East Lansing. Okemos location hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. M – S, noon - 5 p.m. Su. 1745 W. Grand River Ave., Okemos. (517) 337-9920. www.wbu.com.



"Rubra Zinnia Elegans" is part of Ecfloresco, a new series of botanical watercolors by East Lansing artist, David Giordan. The exhibit is at Mackerel Sky.


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