1st Sunday gallery walk & other exhibitions
|By City Pulse Staff|
Please note: Because of the New Years holiday last weekend, some galleries are holding receptions this Sunday and others have scheduled receptions for Jan. 16.
East Lansing Public Art Gallery “The Festive Lens: Photos from the 2010 Great Lakes Folk Festival.” Presented by the East Lansing Arts Commission. Open Noon-8 p.m. Jan. 9. Hours: Monday-Friday 6 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday Noon-8 p.m. Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 241-9230.
Katalyst Gallery Featured artist will be printmaker Kimberly Lavon. There will be no reception this month. Open Noon-5 p.m. Jan. 9. Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday Noon-5 p.m. 1214 Turner St., Lansing. (517) 708-8916.
Kresge Art Museum Kresge education staff will lead a tour of "The Best of Friends: The Friends of Kresge Art Museum." Over 70 works of art will be on display, purchased by the Friends of Kresge during the past 35 years. Tour: 1 p.m. Jan. 16. Hours: Monday & Tuesday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday & Sunday Noon-5 p.m. Intersection of Physics & Auditorium roads, East Lansing. (517) 355-7631. www.artmuseum.msu.edu.
Lansing Art Gallery “In Search of Good Coprolite.” Featuring Mark Chatterley’s nationally and internationally recognized figurative sculptures. Opens Jan. 11. Reception: 7-9 p.m. Jan. 14. Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday 1-4 p.m., First Sunday 1-4 p.m. 113 S. Washington Sq., Lansing. (517) 374-6400.
MSU Museum “A World of Mothers and Daughters.” The first exhibit of photographer Ron Carver’s work documents, through generations of women and across nations, the special bond between mother and daugher. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Sunday 1-5 p.m. West Circle Drive, MSU Campus, East Lansing. (517) 355- 2370. www. museum.msu.edu.
North Foyer Gallery at East Lansing Public Library “My World and Yours.” Watercolor exhibit by Jackie Borszich portraying the beauty of nature, the aging of old buildings and the intricacies and textures of objects. Reception: 1:30-4 p.m. Jan. 9. Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sunday 1-5 p.m. 950 Abbot Road, East Lansing. (517) 571-2420.
(SCENE) Metrospace “Six for Six: Six MSU Artists for Six Weeks.” Featuring artists Jesse Howell, Tomo Kobayashi, A.M. Martens, Bryan Prillwitz, Steven Stradley and Deborah Wheeler. Opens Jan. 14. Reception: 6-9 p.m. Jan. 14. Hours: Thursday 2-5 p.m., Friday & Saturday 2-6 p.m., Sunday Noon-4 p.m. 110 Charles St., East Lansing. (517) 319-6832. www.scenemetrospace.com.
TIC Gallery “Blue” a new multi-media exhibit featuring works by Juanita Baldwin, Carole Steinberg Berk, Juanita Baldwin, Gretchen Foster and 10 other local artists. Opens Jan. 10. Reception: 6-9 p.m. Jan. 14. Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Technology Innovation Center, above Barnes & Noble in East Lansing, 325 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. (517) 319-6861
Gone Wired Cafe Photography and postcards by David Smith. Proceeds from postcard sales benefit “Education for Prosperity” and help pay a teacher’s salary at a school in Haiti. Hours: Sunday-Thursday 9 a.m.- Midnight, Friday & Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 2021 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing.
Mackerel Sky “Nature’s Enchantments.” Exhibit of appliqud quilts by DeWitt artist Peggy Szasz. Designs feature Michigan landscapes, as well as Christmas and nature themes.
There will be no reception this month. Hours: Monday-Wednesday 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday & Friday 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday Noon-5 p.m.. 217 Ann St., East Lansing. (517) 351-2211. www.mackerelsky.com.
Michigan Women’s Historical Center and Hall of Fame “Celebrating Women.” Juried art exhibit with works by members of Ann Arbor Women Artists. There will be no reception this month. Hours: Wednesday- Saturday Noon-4 p.m., Sunday 2-4 p.m. 213 W. Main St., Lansing. (517) 484-1880. www.michiganwomenshalloffame.org.