***The Art Center will be closed now through April 15th pending further updates. All education classes in session will have make-up sessions scheduled at a later date.***
2020 Exhibits Calendar
(Dates subject to change)
February 6-29: Art Center Student/Faculty Exhibit
March 8-28: Class Act: Elementary through High School Art– the only venue in Calhoun County featuring artwork from Kindergarten through 12th Grade from area schools and the CISD area. MORE INFO
April 9-May 30: Journey to Freedom Anniversary Exhibit-Anniversary of the 2002 Journey to Freedom Celebration in Battle Creek. In honor of Velma Laws Clay featuring artwork from the collection of Velma Laws Clay and Vivian Laws Ritter. ALSO: Art and Soul Kids in the Back Gallery in partnership with Art and Soul Dreams-Every Child is a Work of Art.
June 4-July 25: Past in the Present: Ancient and Medieval History Right Here in Battle Creek– organized by KCC Professor Liz Neumeyer features the architecture of downtown Battle Creek-Willard, Miller-Stone, St. Philip and St. Thomas. Collaboration with the Historical Society of Battle Creek and Kellogg Community College.
July 14-16: Kids Summer Camp
July 18: Kids Art Fair held in the Art Center’s parking lot. Free event with activities for all ages.
August 18-22: Mega Artarama Sale held in the Art Center’s galleries. Great bargains on lots of artwork and art supplies.
September-October: The Holocaust Unfolds: Reports from the Detroit Jewish News and News Chronicle
November and December: Work by Local Well-Known Artists and Educators: Craig Bishop and Dallas Shoesmith
November and December: Holly Mart: annual holiday sale featuring work of all kinds and prices by over 100 Michigan artists.