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June 2018

ARTpath Kickoff Event

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

During the Summer of 2018, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center will partner with the City of Lansing to bring temporary, site-specific artwork to 10 sites along 3.5 miles of the Lansing River Trail. The artwork will be installed from the historic arts district of Old Town Lansing, through the Capital Complex of Downtown Lansing, south of the highway and Beech St. An estimated 50,000 visitors will enjoy the River Trail during the duration of this project. Our kickoff event…

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July 2018

The Uncommon Place of What is Left Behind by Leah Gose

July 5 - August 30
Lansing Art Gallery, 119 North Washington Sq.
Lansing, MI 48933 United States

In the series The Uncommon Place of What is left Behind, Leah is investigating the clarity of memory by exploring vacant and neglected urban interior spaces through fragmentation and reassembly. Operating under an internal logic of repositioning, the torn images force the viewer into a different type of looking in an attempt to reconstruct and rebuild the space within the photograph itself. The repetition of tearing in each image serves as a metaphor for the process of recalling a memory.…

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How To Get Your Work Into A Gallery | ACGL smARTS Program

July 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Would you like to show your work in an art gallery? Would you like to learn more about exhibiting? Katrina M. Daniels our own Exhibitions & Gallery Sales Director is partnering with the Arts Council of Greater Lansing to produce a workshop that will help artists demystify the exhibiting and application process. This workshop will offer an overview that includes, but is not limited to, finding the best gallery for you and your work, preparing an application and the difference…

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August 2018

Artist Talk & Closing Reception with Leah Gose

August 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for an insider series, artist talk with our current exhibiting artist, Leah Gose. In the series The Uncommon Place of What is left Behind, Leah is investigating the clarity of memory by exploring vacant and neglected urban interior spaces through fragmentation and reassembly. Operating under an internal logic of repositioning, the torn images force the viewer into a different type of looking in an attempt to reconstruct and rebuild the space within the photograph itself. The repetition of…

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Celebrate Lansing Sidewalk Poetry Project

August 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

It's a party! Come and celebrate the inauguration of Poetry as Public Art! Over the summer, eight poems will be etched into city sidewalks in four areas of Lansing—Old Town, REO Town, the Stadium District, and the Eastside—and will become part of our rich public art landscape. Join the eight winning poets, the Lansing Poet Laureate, and representatives from the City of Lansing, the Arts Council of Greater Lansing, and the Lansing Poetry Club in celebrating the power of art…

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September 2018

Sorting Sightings by Peter Abrami

September 5 - October 30

Sorting Sightings by Peter Abrami is a solo exhibition that will be on view from Sept. 5 - Oct. 30, 2018. Peter says "My compositions are made up of forms and colors that rub against each other, paintings that act as visual puzzles or games. I want my work to be active in the sense that the “whole” is always presented in parts, a visual puzzle to assemble and sort. In my most recent paintings I utilize the suggestions of…

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Shibori Dyeing Workshop

September 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Lansing Art Gallery, 119 North Washington Sq.
Lansing, MI 48933 United States
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Create your own silk shibori scarf with textile artist Carrie Bryington- Oei! Shibori dyeing is a Japanese dyeing technique that typically involves folding, twisting or bunching cloth and binding it, then dyeing it in indigo. The areas of the cloth that are covered will resist the dye leaving a beautiful pattern. This workshop will cover set-up, and a variety of shibori patterns. Ticket prices include instruction and supplies: $30 members $35 non-member Purchase tickets here. Learn more about the benefits…

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Weaving Workshop

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Create a wall hanging and learn tapestry weaving with textile artist Carrie Bryington- Oei! Tapestry is art made with thread that is woven on a loom. Ticket prices include instruction and supplies: $30 members $35 non-members Click here to purchase tickets. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a member here. Parking in Downtown Lansing is free after 6 pm during the week!

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2018 Downtown Student Welcome

September 13 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Lansing Brewing Company, 518 Shiawassee St.
Lansing, MI 48912 United States
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This fall, more than 21,000 students will attend classes in and around Downtown Lansing. In order to help familiarize students with the area – and show off how vibrant our community is – Downtown Lansing Inc. and the Lansing State Journal are co-hosting the 2018 Downtown Student Welcome at the Lansing Brewing Co. The Gallery will be one of many organizations attending the event and welcoming students into the area. Join us for this free event targeted toward college and…

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November 2018

Michigan Made | Holiday Art Exhibition Reception

November 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Mark your calendar for the Michigan Made | Holiday Art Exhibition at Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center! We will ring in the holiday season with an opening reception on Friday, November 9th from 5 – 8 PM and an opportunity to eat, drink, shop and be merry. Refreshments will be served and American Fifth Spirits will be serving craft cocktails and mocktails for you to enjoy while you shop! Complimentary gift wrap will be available. This is exhibition is…

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