Events

August 2018

Manitou Music Festival Summer Singers
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Concert: Summer Singers

Enjoy an evening with the Summer Singers, an all-volunteer group of 50 voices who present a wide variety of vocal music.

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2018 GAAC Members Show
Starts: August 17 - Ends: August 31

Exhibit: 2018 Members Show

An annual tradition returns to the Glen Arbor Arts Center. The GAAC’s 2018 Member Show, a showcase of GAAC members’ talents…

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2018 Member Show
Friday, August 17, 2018

GAAC Members Show Reception

Come celebrate the creative talents of GAAC members at the opening reception for the 2018 GAAC Members’ Show…

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2018 AIR Kathleen Kalinowski
Thursday, August 30, 2018

AIR Talk: Kathleen Kalinowski

Kathleen Kalinowski will create drawings and paintings based on the themes of “nocturne” and “memory” in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore…

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September 2018

2018 AIR John Hartig
Thursday, September 13, 2018

AIR Talk: John Hartig

2018 GAAC artist-in-residence John Hartig, a resident of Trenton, Michigan, plans to work on his book-in-progress, Great Lakes Champions: Stories of People Who Have Championed Cleanup of the Great Lakes.

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2018 agriCULTURE cows
Friday, September 14, 2018

Exhibit: “agriCULTURE: Barnyards and Farmscapes”

agriCULTURE. It’s what we see and feel throughout Leelanau County. This impact is felt through artistic, architectural, social and historic characteristics…

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2018 agriCULTURE Opening Reception
Friday, September 14, 2018

“agriCULTURE” Exhibit Artist’s Reception

An artists’ reception to open agriCULTURE: Barnyards and Farmscapes.

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2018 AIR Anne Corlett
Thursday, September 27, 2018

AIR Talk: Anne Corlett

Anne Corlett’s goal for her 2018 GAAC artist-residency is to create awareness-raising paintings of West Michigan’s shoreline and landscape.

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2018 agriCULTURE Fields
Saturday, September 29, 2018

Community Theater: “What Will Be in the Fields Tomorrow?”

“What Will Be In The Fields Tomorrow?” A community readers’ theater-style piece, “Fields” touches on a wide range of issues at the center of modern agriculture…

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October 2018

2018 GAP Sam Spade
Starts: October 5 - Ends: October 6

Glen Arbor Players: “A Pair of Spades”

The Glen Arbor Players present a pair of Spades, two short plays with the archetypal detective Sam Spade at the center of all that’s criminal.

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2018 AIR Anne Kauff
Thursday, October 11, 2018

AIR Talk: Anne Kauff

2018 GAAC artist-in-residence Anne Kauff will immerse herself in the Port Oneida Rural Historic District, scouting for subject that will be the basis of concept-driven paintings of rural farms and barns.

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2018 Romancing the Heartland
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Lecture: Romancing the Heartland: American Regionalism

Art Educator Linda Young leads an hour-long visual exploration of the work of the Regionalists, a uniquely American art movement that flourished in the years between the world wars.

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2018 agriCULTURE Barn Raisers
Friday, October 19, 2018

Documentary and Discussion: “The Barn Raisers“

“The Barn Raisers“: A screening and audience discussion of the 2017 documentary film that tells the story of barns in the Midwest by examining them through the lens of architecture.

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2018 agriCULTURE Poor Farm Barn
Sunday, October 28, 2018

Panel Discussion: “A History of Leelanau County Barns and Agriculture”

Panel discussion: “A History of Leelanau County Barns and Agriculture.” GAAC Gallery Manager Sarah Bearup-Neal leads this conversational exploration of the restoration, preservation, and community use…

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