May 10 to June 25: Four Corners exhibit of photography from KCC Digital Photography Students
July 16: Kids’ Art Fair 10 am to 2 pm
July 5-August 27: The Art of the Skateboard
September 8-October 31: The Holocaust Unfolds: Reports from the Detroit Jewish News and News Chronicle, a national traveling exhibition
Spring 2021: Art Has “A Peel”
It’s time to have some fun! Use you imagination and create a work of art (or 2) that incorporates fruit or vegetables in some way. The sky is the limit – except no real fruit or vegetables!
No entry fee. Categories from ages 4 and up, as well as families. Work due between march 30 and April 10. Exhibit will be on display April 13 – May 26, 2021. Need inspiration? Come see our “Pre” A Peel exhibit March 2-30.
(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.