Kalamazoo Institute of Arts - May 2011 Events
Posted: May 2, 2011
Source: Farrell Howe
Phone: (269) 349-7775 ext. 3112
Greetings from the KIA!
May we see some Spring weather? Look what's blooming at the KIA!
- Portrait and Presence: April 16 - August 20
- Young Artists of Kalamazoo County: April 30 - May 15, 2011
- 2011 West Michigan Area Show: May 7 - June 26
- The Chinese Scholar's Brush: Works from the Albert and Betty Chang Collection : May 7 - August 27
- 2011 High School Area Show: May 21 - June 19
- May 1, 12-4 pm: Young Artists of Kalamazoo County Reception
- May 2, 7 pm: Artist Talk by John Glick, WMAS 2011 juror
- May 4-8: Entries Accepted for Annual High School Area Show
- May 6, 5:30 - 7:30 pm: West Michigan Area Show Reception and Awards Ceremony
- May 12, 7 pm: Art in the Evening: Art for Music with Doug Neal
- May 13, 5:30-7:30 pm: Art & All That Jazz
- May 14, 11:15-11:45 am: Library Story Time
- May 15, 2-4 pm: Sunday Funday-Movable Art
- May 18, 2-4 pm: Book Discussion: Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland
- May 20: 5-7 pm: Reception & Awards Ceremony: High School Area Show
- May 21, 11:15-11:45 am: Movie Shorts for Kids
Join us for lunch (12 pm) every Tuesday at the KIA and discuss the works of various artists. Bring a lunch! Coffee and homemade cookies provided. Sponsored by the Fountains at Bronson Place.
- May 3: The Pre-Raphaelites and their Circle
- May 10: The Arts and Crafts in America
- May 17: Wilbert Hubbard: An American Original
- May 24: Empire of the Nude
- May 31: Up Close and Personal with West Michigan Artists, part 1 of 3
Every Sunday, 2 pm. Free and open to the public.
- May 1: No public tour
- May 8: Mother's Choice
- May 15: Alexander Calder
- May 22: Chinese Paintings
- May 29: Portraits in the Permanent Collection
Kirk Newman Art School Events
- Registration open for summer classes and children's art camps!
- May 3: Summer term scholarship applications are due
- May 19: Spring classes for adults end
- May 21: Spring classes for children end
- Shop for your Mother's Day and graduation gifts at the KIA Gallery Shop!
Kalamazoo Art League Events
For information regarding becoming a member of Art League, call 349-7775 or click here.
- May 11, 7 pm: Kalamazoo Art League 2011 Finale
- May 18, All Day: depARTure - Colors, Tastes and Textures in Detroit