- Posted December 16, 2011
In partnership with the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, a nonprofit organization dedicated to recognizing the nation’s most talented teen artists and writers, Kendall announced jurying has been completed for entries in the 2012 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards (West Central Michigan Region). The Awards competition, entering its 89th year, is the nation’s longest-running, most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for student achievement in the visual and literary arts. For a listing of the West Central Michigan Region's award winners, please click on the following url: Read More...
- Posted December 14, 2011
Kendall will welcome the traveling exhibition of original art from members of the New York-based Society of Illustrators in Kendall’s main Gallery from January 9 – February 4, 2012. This is a marvelous opportunity to examine – up close – the work of the best in the field. It is a chance to appreciate the enormous range of creativity in children’s books and to see the printed pages as well as the original paintings, drawings, prints, and collages they represent. To be included in The Original Art, books must be selected by a jury drawn from illustrators, art directors, editors and experts in the field. Read More...
- Posted December 13, 2011
MFA drawing student Lance Moon took first place in Manifest Gallery's 6th International Drawing Annual. Manifest received 1308 submissions from 490 artists Lance's work will be featured in an award-winning, full color catalog that is produced in conjunction with each year's competition. The International Drawing Annual publication was conceived as an extension of Manifest's Drawing Center mission to promote, feature, and explore drawing as a rich and culturally significant art form. The goal of the International Drawing Annual is to support the recognition, documentation, and publication of excellent, current, and relevant works of drawing from around the world. It will include 115 works by 78 artists from 24 states and 9 countries including Bahamas, Belgium, Canada, England, Germany, Israel, Mexico, Spain, and the United States. Read More...