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Ingham County Hotel/Motel Funds
The Arts Council is pleased to announce a grant opportunity for nonprofit orgs located in Ingham County. The Ingham County Hotel/Motel Tax Funds for Arts & Tourism application deadline is March 1, 2017.



Arts Council Welcomes Meghan Martin!

We are so excited to welcome Meghan aboard at the Arts Council! She will be taking the role of program manager, which includes grant management, placemaking, public art initiatives, our Young Creatives program and so much more. Stop in any time Monday - Friday to say hello and welcome her to the arts community.



Arts Night Out returns to Old Town on March 3!

Join us for an early spring Arts Night Out in Old Town on Friday, March 3 from 5-8 p.m.! This popular event brings art to new places and unique spaces! Keep your eye on our website at myartsnightout.com for updates, venues, artists and more! We look forward to seeing everyone in Old Town! #myartsnightout


Kimberly Lavon Exhibition

We are excited to have Lansing area printmaker Kimberly Lavon as our exhibiting artist this month at the Arts Council. "Clandesine Simulacrum," which means "secret self portait" is a collection of prints representing fragments of the artist. Kimberly's work will be on display throughout the month of February. Stop in to see her work Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Arts Council office, 1208 Turner St., Old Town, Lansing. We suggest calling ahead, as the office is closed if we have meetings or events.


Get the 517 ARTsearch App and Begin Your Art Search! 

Looking for public art and creative spaces in metro Lansing? Then the Arts Council's 517 ARTsearch is the app for you! Once it's downloaded and opened on your device, it will seek out and display all of the nearby public art, galleries and other creative spaces. Simply tap on what interests you, and you will get information regarding location, history, artists, etc. The app also uses google maps to take you directly to piece or place your are interested in! Get it on Google Play or download it from the Apple Store.    







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