Arts Calendar

1/6/2017 11:00 AM - 4/24/2017 6:00 PM
Lansing Art Gallery, 119 N. Washington Sq. Ste. 10 (map)
 Lansing Art Gallery is pleased to present Searching for the Middle Path, an exhibition of three dimensional oil paintings by Grand Rapids artist, Tatuski Hakoyama. Tatsuki says, “Searching for the Middle Path, is a series of oil paintings that reflect on the search for balance between oppositions, with an emphasis on the contradicting nature of traditional and contemporary lifestyles. Especially with globalization that allows for cross-cultural interactions, my goal as an artist is...

3/1/2017 11:00 AM - 3/28/2017 6:00 PM
Lansing Art Gallery, 119 N. Washington Sq. Ste. 10 (map)

The Michigan Collegiate Art Exhibition is a competitive exhibition of works by a group of carefully selected Michigan college students. By engaging with the next generation of creative entrepreneurs, this show will encourage artistic excellence, provide networking opportunities, and enhance professional capacity. The reception and awards ceremony will be held on March 24, 2017 from 6pm- 8pm. 

3/28/2017 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fairchild Theatre, 542 Auditorium Rd, East Lansing, MI, 48823 (map)
 Artist-Faculty Series Sponsored by WKAR: A chamber music recital featuring works by Mozart, Mendelssohn and MSU’s new composition professor Zhou Tian performed by Zhihua Tang and guest artists. 

3/30/2017 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wharton Center for the Performing Arts (map)
  YOU DEMANDED – SO, THEY’RE BACK! The Hot Sardines return with their unique recipe of hot jazz and sultry standards from the ’20s, ’30s, and ’40s, rich New Orleans sounds, a dash of ’40s Paris flavor, and vibrant musical surprises. Steeped in salty stride piano and the music Louis Armstrong, Django Reinhardt and Fats Waller used to make,The Hot Sardines make straight-up, foot-stomping jazz with their own tap dancer as percussionist. The Hot Sardinesknow how to rock a house! Their name says...

4/3/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wharton Center for the Performing Arts (map)
 Over the last few years, Ta-Nehisi Coates has established himself as one of America’s finest intellectuals, a writer whose essays are so powerful and rigorously researched that he has forced many discussions on issues that would otherwise be ignored. His 2014 extended Atlantic essay, “The Case for Reparations,” stands as one of the most brilliant exposés of recent history. He is also the author of two memoirs, The Beautiful Struggle and Between the World...