You are invited to attend the Opening Reception for each of our monthly shows held in the Walburg Gallery at Gallery Uptown. These events are free and open to the public, feature beverages and hors d’ oerves, and a chance to meet the artists and hear them speak about their work at 7 p.m. Reception date and time are listed with each show. Click on the links below for images and further information regarding current, upcoming, and past shows.
September 2019: “Art Beneath the Bark” returns with participating artists Lynne Boezaart, Doug Brinks, Ron Campbell, Aaron & Elizabeth Day, Darrell DeRuiter, Jeff Grill, Dave Kerley, Catherine McClung, and Tom Sampson.
There will be an opening reception with refreshments September 6th from 5:30-8 p.m.
October 2019: “Flat River Invitational” will knock your socks off! Presenting artists Mary Bommarito, Teresa Gaudino, Kimberly Gill, Sandra Hansen, Carole Hunnes-Nielsen, Joella Miller, Richard Muller, Kendra Postma, Leslie Victor, and John Riepma.
November 2019: “Day of the Dead: a Día de los Muertos themed art show”
Over 20 artists (both gallery members and guest artists) have been inspired by the Mexican holiday, Día de los Muertos, that is traditionally observed from midnight October 31 through November 2.
Artists featured include: Christa Barnell, Margaret Benefiel, Valerie Boet, Jessica Bohus, Kris Campau, Marlan Cotner, Adam Dahlstrom, Patricia Dee, Jackie Helder, Joe Hull, Cat Jackson, Chandra Jennings, Aron Lowe, Liz Lystra, Catherine McClung, Suzanne Moynihan, Colleen Rockey, Marilyn Ryan, Tom Saltsman, Hana Sawyer, Sean Sterzer, Amy Wilkinson.
Appropriately, on Friday, November 1, a festive “Day of the Dead” holiday-themed opening reception will occur from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.
July 2019: “My Michigan”, a show celebrating the beauty of Michigan with participating artists Lynne Boezaart, Lacy Bridges-Mosher, Carol Cousineau,