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Aug. 17 2009 12:00 AM

1st Sunday gallery walk & other exhibitions

New Exhibits


16th Annual Art In The Barn Show & Sale Featuring original oils, watercolors and pastels by Charles Herrick and hundreds of framed vintage ads and illustrations. Hours: Noon – 9 p.m. Aug. 1 – 9. 4666 Bunker Road, Mason. (517) 628-3084.


Absolute Gallery “20 Years of Music: the artistry of Langston Rodney Whitaker.” An exhibit of prints by Langston Whitaker. Reception: 4 – 5 p.m. Aug. 7 & 8. 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.


Agog Arts An exhibit of airbrush and brush paintings by artists Curtis Conwell, SizOne and Larry Albert, of Vivid Ink Tattoos in Holt,. Reception: Noon – 3 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. M – Th, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. F & S and 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Su. 225 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 853-0410.


The Artisan’s Circle Welcoming new jewelry artist Nancy Crewe. Reception: noon - 5 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. T - S & noon - 5 p.m. Su. 1236-B Turner St., Lansing. (517) 364-9864.


By the Riverside Gallery Featuring blown glass by Jody Fine and jazz art by Kurt Meister. Reception: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Aug. 1. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. T, Th & F, 1 – 6 p.m. W, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. S and 1 – 4 p.m. 1st Su. 1209 Turner St., Lansing, (517) 484-6534. www. bytheriverside-mi.com


East Lansing Public Art Gallery “The Wonders of Wildflowers and Waterfalls.” An exhibit of photographs taken in Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and Michigan by Dave Haviland. Reception: 1 – 2 p.m. Aug. 1. 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 "Children of Summer: The Second Wave." A Collection of oil paintings, depicting childhood experiences of summer at the beach. Reception: 1:30 – 4 p.m. Aug. 8. Hours: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. M – Th, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. F and 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. S. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 571-2420.


Gracie’s Place An exhibit by Second Monday Artists group members Rose Mary Turke, Pauline Petney and Ira Weaver. Reception: 2 – 4 p.m. Aug. 7. 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.


Grove Gallery Co-op An exhibit by off-site member artist Katherine S. Erickson.
Reception: Noon - 4 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: Noon – 6 p.m. T – F, Noon – 4 p.m. S & Su. 325 Grove St., Suite A, East Lansing. (517) 333-7180. www.geocities.com/grovegallerycoop.


Haze Art Gallery Featuring mosaic art by Colleen Bess, paintings by Marc Leigh and jewelry by Susan Phleps. Reception: 1 – 5 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. T – S, 1 – 4 p.m. Su. 1220 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 372-HAZE. www.hazeartgallery.com.


Honora Bird’s Studio Gallery Featuring pottery, jewelry, painting, sculpture, glass and fiber artwork created by gallery artists. Reception: 1 – 4 p.m. Aug. 2. 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 “Old Dogs, New Tricks.” An exhibit of paintings by Michael Dean Hahn. Reception: 1 – 4 p.m. Aug. 2. 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. www.cadl.org


Ledge Craft Lane Featuring an exhibit of photography by Stephen Dean. Reception: 2 – 4 p.m. Aug. 15. Hours: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. W – S. 120 S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge. (517) 627-9843 or www. ledgecraftlane.com.


Mackerel Sky “The Altered Landscape.” An exhibit of drawings, paintings and quilts by Barbara Holmer, which depict the natural world in landscapes altered by human development. Reception: Noon – 4 p.m. Aug. 2. 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.


Michigan Women’s Historical Center and Hall of Fame. “Birds, Butterflies, and Blossoms.” An exhibit of outdoor paintings and photographs by Rebecca Case. Reception: 2 – 4 p.m. Aug. 9. Hours: Noon – 4 p.m. W – S, 2 – 4 p.m. Su. 213 W. Main St., Lansing. (517) 484-1880. www.michiganwomenshalloffame.org.

Perspective2 An exhibit of photography by Kaitlin McCue. Reception: 1 – 3 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: Noon -9 p.m. M – W, Noon - 6 p.m. Th – F, Noon – 5 p.m. S and 1st Su. 319 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing.
(517) 853-5880. www.perspective2studio.com.


Shiawassee Arts Center River Gallery Annual Juried Art Competition. Forty-seven Michigan artists representing more than 30 cities around the state will display their work. Reception: 6 - 8 p.m. July 31. Hours: 1 – 5 p.m. T – Su. 206 Curwood Castle Drive, Owosso. (989) 723-8354 or visit www.shiawasseearts.org.


Walking Horse Gallery & Gifts Featuring work by watercolor artists Gretchen Foster and Sharon Rowe. Reception: Noon – 5 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 11 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. T – F & noon – 5 p.m. S. 1212 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 484-3545 or www. walkinghorsegallery.com.




ONGOING


Creole Gallery “Glimpses: A 30-year Retrospective.” An exhibit of photographs by Roxanne J. Frith. Reception: 1 – 5 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 1 – 5 p.m. S & Su and by appointment. 1218 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 371-2736.


Lansing Art Gallery Main Gallery: “Preserved Fragments,” featuring the work of Benjamin Clore and Lisa Truax. Mezzanine Gallery: “Array,” an exhibit of paintings and photographs by Jessica Klumpp Held. Hours: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. T – F, 1 – 4 p.m. S and 1st Su. 113 S. Washington Square, Lansing. (517) 374-6400 or www. lansingartgallery.org.


MSU Museum "Visionary Art 2009," a touring art exhibit sponsored by VSA arts of Michigan, on display until Aug. 7. Also featuring, “Michigan Eats,” an exhibit on Michigan’s diverse foodways, through Nov. 15. 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 Featuring pottery, woodturning, photography, quilts, gemstone jewelry, fiber art, herbal bath products and pet items. Hours: Noon – 5 p.m. 1st Su. 708 E. Grand River Ave., Lansing. www. myspace.com/oldtownunderground Saper Galleries "The Art of Kathleen Chaney Fritz: Michigan at its Very Best." An exhibit of oil paintings depicting outdoor scenes in Michigan runs through July 29, after which the work of regular gallery artists will be featured. 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 Su. Saper Galleries, 433 Albert Ave., East Lansing. (517) 351-0815. www.sapergalleries.com.

Scene Metrospace “Word Play.” An exhibit on language featuring the work of the Bowe House Press, Ed Fella, Ben Gaydos, Karen Stein, Joe Kuszai, Robert Parks, Kurnal Rawat and more. Hours: 2 – 5 p.m. Th, 2 – 6 p.m. F & S and noon – 4 p.m. Su. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832 or www. scenemetrospace.com.


Schuler Books & Music An exhibit of landscapes in acrylics and oils by Juanita Baldwin. Hours: 9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. M-S, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Su. 1982 Grand River Ave., Okemos. (517) 349-8840. www.schulerbooks.com.


Technology Innovation Center “Visual Stimulus.” The first exhibit in East Lansing’s new TIC, featuring works by Juanita Baldwin, Rebecca Case, Gretchen Foster, Jeremy Lounds, Peggy Lovejoy, Gretel Geist Rutledge, Kelly Boyle, and others. Reception: 1 – 4 p.m. Aug. 2. Hours: 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., M-F. 325 E. Grand River Ave. suite 300, above Barnes & Noble. (517)708-3801


Wild Birds Unlimited Featuring an exhibit of nature photography by William Norton. Reception: Noon – 5 p.m. Aug. 2. (Okemos location). 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. East Lansing location hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. M – S. 2200 Coolidge Road, Suite 17, East Lansing.


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