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Art in the Sky Billboard Project 2015

It's Art in the Sky time! We are excited to partner once again with Adams Outdoor Advertising for this annual billboard project that features artist's works on billboards around and outside Ingham County! Submission deadline is Sept. 4, 2015. Submissions are selected by a panel of area experts and community members with arts backgrounds. Six selections will be chosen. Read the official RFP and submit your work today!


Creative Placemaking Summit 2015

Make sure you save the date for this upcoming summit that will bring together a cross section of artists, creators, movers and shakers who are turning space into place. Mark your calendars for October 8, 2015, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This summit is open to anyone who is interested in placemaking inititatives in the greater Lansing area! #LansingPlacemakers 



Using Video to Tell Your Story                                               Thursday, September 17, 2015, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Did you know that our brains process visual information 60,000 times faster than words, and one minute of video is considered equivalent to around 1.8 million words? Are you asking yourself where to start? What to say? How to make a meaningful piece of video? Join us for this exciting smARTS Professional Development workshop to learn about how you can tell your story easily and creatively with video!


#UndertheBridge Project! Make a Difference in #LoveLansing

Check out the Patronicity crowdfunding site and help support this great mural and lighting project planned for the 127 Underpass on the Michigan Ave. Corridor. It's a great project with a goal of breaking down what many see as a barrier between E. Lansing and Lansing. 


 Introducing the Artist-in-Residency Program and Mila Theroux!

The Arts Council is so excited about our new Artist-in-Residency Program that recently recieved funding by the Lansing Area Rotary Foundation. The program, which kicks off this month, address the arts-education needs of Lansing School District students and creates collaboration opportunities between teachers and teaching artists. 


We are pleased to be showing the art of our artist member Sean Lyons during the months of July and August. Sean's work can be seen Tuesday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Arts Council office on Turner St. Come on down to Old Town and stop by and check out Sean's work.


 50th Anniversary NEH/NEA Celebration

Make sure to save the date! October 23, 2015, 7-9 p.m. at Wharton Center for Performing Arts. Learn more at go.cal.msu.edu/nehnea




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