Summer Art Show at Croswell Opera House Gallery to Feature 19 Artists from ACA; 2 chosen to participate in LCVA Showcase in October

Nineteen artists from Adrian Center for the Arts have been juried into a summer show at the Croswell Opera House Gallery, and two have been chosen to exhibit in the Croswell Lenawee Council for the Visual Arts Showcase in October. 

The artists were chosen from entries in this month’s Art634 Jackson show, which was the ACA’s Trading Spaces exhibit this year. The ACA art will be installed at the Croswell Gallery from July 5 – August 28.

Juror Valerie Mann will speak at the exhibit reception scheduled for 2 p.m., July 13. Mann has an MFA in painting and is now a sculptor and has and will speak knowledgeably on a wide range of mediums. Mann was a speaker at the ACA Professional Artist Series last year.

Chosen for the show were  Deborah Allen “Hidden Stars,” White Stoneware; Pat Baker “Floral Play,” Acrylic; Duane Bastian “Reflections 2,” Ceramic; Jim Bundshuh “Spontaneous Assassination,” Steel and Stone; Taina Bundshuh “Illusion of Time,” Acrylic; Mike Collins “Angel”  Oil; Justin Cox “Abstain/Consume,” Mixed clays and firings; Anne Flora “Deconstructing the Past,” Silkscreen; Lindsay Hibbard “They’re Getting Away,” Pencil;  Maria Kolin “Beyond Magritte,” Stoneware, Pazzo Art; Kelly Moore “Not Today!” Oil; Amy Philp “Harbor of Healing: Ode to Lake Huron,” Fired Stoneware, pigment, metal; Catherine M. Royer “Passion,” Acrylic, resin, encaustic, found objects; Kris Schmidt “Girl in Stripe Pants,” Oil on linen; Susan Semenick “Storm in the Night,” Watercolor; Kenneth M. Thompson “Small Blade,” Aluminum; Ardea Thurston-Shaine “Surface,” Oil on wood panel; Laura VanCamp “Downcast,” Terra Cotta; Dorie Zorn “You Go Girl!” Oil and acrylic.

Duane Bastian and Cathy Royer were chosen to exhibit in the two-person LCVA exhibit in October.