First Friday Reception Opening August 5, 5 - 8pm Gallery opens at Noon
Everyone loves landscapes of all kinds and what's more satisfying than seeing a beautiful scene and bringing it to life on paper or canvas! This "all painting" exhibit will include paintings executed in oil, watercolor. acrylic, pastels and ink of landscapes, sea-beach 'scapes and mountain 'scapes from right next door to around the world: Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. Styles may include traditional to abstract and everything in between. Whether from an actual place or from the artist's imagination, a landscape carries us to new horizons, new spaces and new perspectives. Come out and enjoy the scenery with us!
Join us during the opening reception to meet the artists on First Friday, 5-8pm, in Michigan City's historic Uptown Arts District. This exhibition runs from Friday, August 5th to Sunday, August 28th. Open Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5pm (CDT)
And bring your appetite to the Taste of Michigan City, August 5th and 6th, downtown on Franklin Street between 7th & 4th Sts. Delicious foods from local restaurants, a beer and wine garden, live music and family entertainment along the Uptown Arts District. uptownartsdistrict.org
The Southern Shore Art Gallery is a non-profit association and has become known for monthly themed exhibitions which give established and emerging artists an opportunity to exhibit and sell their work. The Gallery is recognized throughout NW Indiana and Chicago where exhibitions have been cited as “pick of the week. The SSAA Gallery is located at 724 Franklin Street, Michigan City, IN 46360. Visit our website at: www.southernshoreartassociation.comor visit the SSAA Facebook page and "Like" us!
Coming in September! "Unbound and Unseen" September 2 - 25, First Friday Opening 5-8pm “Art is the highest form of hope” – Gerhardt Richter
Unbound and Unseen, a joint exhibition combining two groups of artists into one installation, will be presented during the month of September at the Southern Shore Art Association Gallery. Unbound is a collective project whose focus is to produce sculptural works that have a relationship with written text. Unseen, another collective project, centers on creating a direct interpretation of three specific aspects of those things seen and unseen: the hidden, the veiled and the transparent.
Opening with a Reception to meet the artists will be held First Friday, September 2, 2016 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the SSAA Gallery, 724 Franklin Street, Michigan City, Indiana in Michigan City's historic Uptown Arts District, The exhibition continues until September 25. Image Linda Weigel
Coming Exhibits OCTOBER - Matt Kubik, John Ryszka and Kevin Gross Exhibit NOVEMBER - Photography DECEMBER - "Winter Wonderland" Members Holiday Exhibit