Friday, Jan. 15, 5:30-8:00pm Meet and greet the artist, Mary Jane Erard while viewing her latest creations. Her acrylic paintings of flower filled landscapes are enhanced with additions of oil pastels in vibrant colors for a very unique effect. Join us for an artist reception; call ahead (248-812-9022) to ensure safe distancing. Masks required.
June 19, 6:00-8:00pm. Whether it’s in person or virtually, Articipate will be holding an artist reception for Liz Frankland. Liz works primarily with acrylics on canvas in a loose but realistic style. Everyday spaces, figures that resonate with a mid-century aesthetic; and interiors filled with light and shadow are some of the subject matter which drives her work. Join us for this long anticipated community art celebration June 19, 6:00-8:00pm.
Articipate is pleased to display Mary Jane Erard’s pastel paintings its gallery. An award winning artist, her works in soft pastel, are mostly rural landscapes of the US and Europe. She is a juried member of the Pastel Society of America. Come and see twenty-one paintings, all beautifully framed and priced to sell (until June 16th)
Why collect art? You can brighten your home, express yourself, support art and artists, live your values and love yourself a little more! Buy some art!
Friday, May 3, 6:30-8:00pm
Mary Jane Erard is an award winning artist mostly in soft pastel. Her works are usually rural landscapes of the US and Europe. A juried member of the Pastel Society of America for over 20 years, Mary Jane has been represented by the Collector’s Corner of the Toledo Museum of Art. She teaches pastel painting courses in Ohio and Michigan (and at Articipate). She appears in the May 2019 of Southwest Art Magazine, Anniversary Issue. Please join us for this community event to increase support for art and artists. Refreshments served.
Art Opening: February 1, 6:30-8:00pm.
Presenting Robert Zeichner’s silver prints of magnificent English Cathedrals, built some ten centuries ago. Zeichner’s work captures the grandeur of their interior spaces and the small, delicate details. Refreshments served. Join us for art, meet the artist, mingle with your neighbors.
Robert A. Zeichner received his Bachelors of Fine Art from Pratt Institute (1969.) He has had over 30 exhibits in galleries and libraries in S.E. Michigan and is an exhibiting member of the Michigan Guild of Artists and Artisans. This exhibit is Robert’s third solo show at Articipate. The images on display are selenium toned gelatin silver prints, created in his traditional wet darkroom. Exhibited items will be available for sale until 3/2/19.
Experiencing the paintings of Liz Frankland, the viewer can almost feel the breeze entering through the screen door. For the last three years, Liz has been exploring the connection between the past and present; how we see and connect with the people and places that shape our lives. Her yesteryear scenes pull at the heart in a pleasing way. Liz Frankland is a graduate of CCS, BFA. All the art in this show is for sale and will be on display from July 16 through August 31.
On Friday, May 25th, Dr. Chelsea Koziatek, flutist, Jay Ravani, chef of Culinary Solutions and pastel artist, Mary Jane Erard provided guests with a sensational experience! Wine , compliments of The Neighbor’s Shoppe. Stay tuned for the next Pop-Up!
Composed and expressive, these women are the artist’s family, idols and models. Janis Wagoner attended the College of Art and Design now known as CCS. She enjoyed being part of the artist scene by working at the Detroit Artist Market. Janis was the recipient of numerous awards from the Michigan Watercolor Society and once had a solo show at the DIA. I am pleased to share these oil paintings (my mother’s) in the gallery until April 30th.
We’re celebrating the fine art and craftsmanship of local artists. The gallery is packed with talent! Please support artists and buy a unique gift for someone special. Also, make your own unique glass ornament using alcohol inks, compressed air and sense of adventure.
Art Opening Sept. 8th, 6-9pm for Berkley’s Art & About. Renard Small’s use of space and color create eye catching compositions. Renard is a resident artist at The Art Experience in Pontiac. Articipate is pleased to showcase his work which will be for sale and on display until October 10th during regular business hours.