Opening Receptions for each of our monthly shows are free and open to the public in Gallery Uptown's Walburg Gallery. Beverages and hors d'oeuvres will be offered.  Meet the artists and hear them talk about their work at  7 p.m. 


Reception dates and times are listed with each show below  

March 2020

Current Show

"March Music II" is back for an encore!

See works by 

Colleen Rockey, Marlan Cotner, Helen Lystra, 

Bette DelVecchio, Marilyn Ryan, Maggie Bandstra, 

Christa Barnell, Michele Renee Gort, 

Cindy Bender, Linda Foley, and John Riepma  

which have been inspired by music.  

This show has been held over until we re-open.  

July 2020

Next Show: Summer West Michigan

Our  next Walburg show is set for July with invited artists Margaret Benefiel, Sandy Meyer, Jan McLaughlin, Nancy Clouse, Marilyn  Ryan, Rosemary Hayes,  Colleen Rockey, Bette DelVecchio,  Sean Sterzer, Leslie Victor, and Marlan Cotner.

Sunrise on the Pond by Leslie Victor, photography

February 2020

Past Shows

The 23rd Annual "Winter Arts Festival" was held from January 29-February 28, 2020.  This juried art competition featured artists from West Michigan and beyond.

January 2020

"New Year's Evolution IV"   Gallery  Uptown welcomed 2020 with “New Year’s Evolutions IV.”   Our January  show in the Walburg exhibition space challenges gallery artists to  explore new media, new techniques and new ideas.