On Tap: Michigan Brews. Inflatable Art!

On Tap: Craft Beer, Food Tasting, and Art Event

April 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy craft beer tasting from West Michigan brewing companies, food pairing samples from our fine area restaurants, all while experiencing Blow Up: Inflatable Contemporary Art and other great exhibitions. There is no other craft beer event like this! More…

Muskegon Museum of Art brings author Timothy Egan to Frauenthal

The Muskegon Museum of Art will present a lecture by National Book Award Winner & New York Times Op-Ed Writer Timothy Egan at the Frauenthal Center in Muskegon on Thursday, May 17 at 7:30 pm. The event is planned as part of the MMA’s historic exhibition, EDWARD CURTIS: THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN. Egan will speak about his 2012 award-winning book, Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis and will be available to autograph books following the lecture. Tickets are $10 and are available at www.StarTickets.com or at the Frauenthal Center box office.


Regional Exhibition Art Entry

The 89th Annual Regional Exhibition will run September 28 through November 8, 2017.

This change to a fall schedule determines a different artwork entry time frame.  Entry is now open for digital submissions at the www.callforentry.org (CaFÉ) website.  Free registration at the CaFÉ website is required. The entry deadline is July 29, 2017.


Statewide Exhibition: Seaside Two Paintings from the Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts

William Adolphe Bouguereau (French, 1825-1905)
Sisters on the Shore
Oil on canvas, 1896
Gift of Charles Willis Ward
Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts

Different in style and technique, these artworks by William Adolphe Bouguereau and Edouard Manet depict figures by the shore, a popular subject for artists across cultures and centuries. This traveling exhibition is organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts. The Muskegon Museum of Art will supplement the Muskegon appearance with seaside paintings from its own permanent collection. More…

Support provided by:
National Endowment for the Arts
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