The A2AC celebrates Awake! Printmaking in Action at the A2AC Spotlight Gallery on May 5, in conjunction with the opening of Maternal Interior at the A2AC Gallery, as well as the First Fridays Gallery Hop in Ann Arbor, featuring various galleries around the city. Awake! Printmaking in Action showcases the current visual language of activist movements. How has printmaking assisted Continue Reading
Join us for the Opening Reception of the Maternal Interior exhibition in the A2AC Gallery. We are proud to host guest curators Lee Nowell-Wilson (Baltimore), Alana DeRiggi (Ann Arbor), and Gina Balibrera (Ann Arbor) for this new multidisciplinary exhibition featuring 11 visual artists in conjunction with 12 writers, who turn their gaze inward toward their personal journeys of motherhood. This Continue Reading
Join us for a special pre-Mother's Day Pop-Up at the A2AC Shop. You won't want to miss the four guest artists whose work could make the perfect gifts for the Moms in your life. Artists include:Stacey Malasky (Prints, textile)Anusree Sattaluri (ceramics, prints)Teresa Petersen (original collage and prints)Jessica Tenbusch (mixed media originals, prints, jewelry)
Things are heating up this summer at the A2AC! Mark your calendars for Summer Art Class registration, opening May 17 for members and May 19 for all. By becoming a member, you'll not only be supporting a 501(c)3 organization, ensuring a home for the visual arts in your community, but it will also allow you to secure a spot in Continue Reading
The new A2AC Author Series features writers from the Maternal Interior exhibition in the A2AC Gallery. Each Thursday evening presents six authors from the show, reading selections of their work. This includes poetry, essay, and fiction. Free with RSVP | Donations will be accepted at the door In partnership with
The new A2AC Author Series features writers from the Maternal Interior exhibition in the A2AC Gallery. Each Thursday evening presents six authors from the show, reading selections of their work. This includes poetry, essay, and fiction. Free with RSVP | Donations accepted at the door Presented by
Author Ryan Estrada has been thrown from a moving train, was almost eaten by lions, and was even set on fire. But the scariest thing he's ever had to do? Tell those stories on stage. How did he go from nervous in front of a crowd to a three-time Moth StorySlam winner who turns his stage performances into comics? In Continue Reading
Join us in the A2AC Gallery for a conversation with curators Gina Balibrera, Alana DeRiggi, and Lee Nowell-Wilson, as well as A2AC Exhibitions Director Thea A. Eck. Learn how the show was created and dive deeper into the diverse theme of motherhood percolating through the artwork and writing pieces.
Learn how cartoonists use drawings, panel size, and crazy sound effects to immerse their readers in the story! Cartoonists Anne and Jerzy Drozd (Science Comics: Rockets) will lead you in an interactive discussion on some of the fundamental comics storytelling principles, after which you’ll be invited to create a short comics story of your own! free | Studio 201 | Continue Reading
Join the A2AC as we celebrate Make Music Ann Arbor, a live, free musical celebration on June 21, the longest day of the year, with concerts by professional and amateur musicians across the city. Performances: 1pm - 1:30pm - Rajeev Kalamdani (amateur saxophonist focusing on Indian semi classical music played to the accompaniment of electronic tabla and tanpura) 2pm - Continue Reading
Join us for the opening night of Wavelengths in the A2AC Gallery, an exhibition that explores the art and science of color through the lens of 5 visionary artists. This event coincides with the opening celebration of the A2AC Color Shop, a vibrant, color-filled wonderland where art and shopping unite in a unique summer pop-up event.