Yearly Archives: 2017

All Media Artist Interview: Vineta Chugh

  We chatted with Vineta Chugh, a 3D artist who works in a variety of materials including wood, metal, and plastic. Her Happy Body Collection is currently on display in the 117 Gallery as part of our 95th Annual All Media Exhibition. She recently  graduated with a MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. She grew…

REMIXED Reality: An Augmented Reality Exhibition

Within REMIX, our current exhibition, we are proudly bringing a new trend in exhibitions to Ann Arbor: A virtual app experience. REMIXED REALITY, created in partnership with ICON Interactive, features artwork by Andrew Rosinski through a free, downloadable app that superimposes computer-generated images on the user’s real world view. Major international art institutions such as…

Ann Arbor Summer Festival Pro Tips

With over 175 performances scheduled over four weeks, the Ann Arbor Summer Festival stands out for its variety. Street art, circus acts and comedy performances are mixed in with more traditional jazz performances. The goal of the event is to offer the full spectrum of performing arts entertainment with a community festival feel. So with…

Moving Mindset

From June 4th to June 23rd we will be presenting Michelina Risbeck's interactive performance in the Aquarium Gallery: Moving Mindset To move as someone else is to think as someone else.How will you move? Moving Mindset Facebook Event Page Daily HoursMon. – Fri. 1:30pm – 4:00pm & 5:00 - 6:00pmWeekends 12pm – 2pm Extended Hours6/8 until…

3 Things to Know About the Curator of Text/Image: Jack O. Summers

We chatted with Detroit-based artist and curator, Jack O. Summers, to talk about his background in the arts as well as how he decided to do a show about the relationship between text and image. His interest in art began in Detroit I had a good beginning with art in the Detroit Public School System,…