Ann Arbor civic leaders Philip and Kathy Power have created the Power Family Program for Inuit Art at the University of Michigan Museum of Art. Building on the Power family’s legacy of advancing awareness and appreciation of art created by the Inuit – indigenous people living in the Arctic – the generous gift is the largest to UMMA during the Victors for Michigan campaign and includes the family’s collection of more than 200 stone sculptures and prints.
“Your Lying Eyes: Perceptual Illusions and Other Psychological Trickery,” exhibit at Saline District LibraryApril 30, 2018
For deeper understanding of the eye’s mischief, come to the elegant Saline District Library for physics professor Jesse Mason’s exhibition: “Your Lying Eyes: Perceptual Illusions and Other Psychological Trickery,” where the professor will explain the meaning of illusion while you view his wonderfully strange collection of images.
Be inspired by young people speaking up and speaking out in imaginative, insightful and magical ways as teens representing over twenty schools and organizations across Michigan (including Ann Arbor’s Neutral Zone) compete for the statewide poetry slam title.
Bessie Smith was one helluva gal, and K. Edmonds does her legacy justice in a raucous, gin joint-style tribute to the pioneering Empress of the Blues.
Spread Art channels its emotional understanding in debuting the collective’s latest artist-in-residence Chelsea Unzner with her exploratory performance piece “Echoes of Them.”