The DeVos Art Museum is holding a call for entries: North of the 45th. Entries due March 22nd, 2019 / Exhibition Runs June 17 - August 9th, 2019.
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The DeVos Art Museum is holding a call for entries for the 12th annual "North of the 45th" Upper Midwest Juried Exhibition. Emily Lanctot, Director, Curator, & Outreach at the DeVos, tells us how to register in this Arts and Culture Update:
Emily Lanctot, Director, Curator, & Outreach at the DeVos Art Museum, tells us more about how to be a part of the next "North of the 45th" Annual Midwest Juried Art Exhibition
Melissa Alan, director and curator of the DeVos Art Museum, and Kelsey Blackburn, graduating senior, came to our studios today to talk about what is on display for the Winter 2018 Senior Exhibition. A variety of mixed media, either through continuing work or newly-made works, are expected, along with pricing for anyone interested in purchasing art.
Kurt Hauswirth spoke with two guests in the studio: Darlene Weisinger, volunteer for Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice, and their program, Adult Day Services, and Emily Lanctot, Curator of Collections and Outreach from the DeVos Art Museum on Northern Michigan University's campus, about an upcoming pop-up art show and benefit at the DeVos.
The DeVos Art Museum on the campus of Northern Michigan University will host a visiting artist that originally hails from Michigan. Geoffrey Holstad, now of Ojai, California, will speak this evening about his background as a designer and artist, as well as his passion for supporting grassroots environmental organizations. He also works as a Senior Graphic Designer at Patagonia, which recently launched the Patagonia Action Works platform to connect individuals with organizations to encourage creative action to address issues related to our planet.