13 Stops to Visit during Flint’s 2nd Friday ArtWalk

Just over a dozen local businesses and organizations have signed on to host live performances and art exhibitions for this month’s 2nd Friday ArtWalk. The festivities officially kick off at 6 p.m. and run through 9 p.m. in downtown Flint, although some sites may opt to start earlier and/or end later.

For a full list of participating sites, check out the above map or pick up the official map from the Greater Flint Arts Council, at 816 S. Saginaw St.

Some of the exhibitions and events set to take place tomorrow (May 13) include:

Bits & Pieces Put Together to Present a Semblance of a Whole
On display through June 4, this show features Michael D Melet, Nancy Dash, Bob Mathews, and Richard C Wynn. (Location: Buckham Gallery: 132 ½ W. 2nd St.)

UM-Flint Annual Student Exhibition
The professionally juried show features pieces from a wide variety of mediums including drawing, painting, sculpture, design, photography, public art, and furniture pieces. On display through June 3. (Location: Greater Flint Arts Council, 816 S. Saginaw St.)

YouthQuest at ArtWalk
View the artwork of local high school students participating in the YouthQuest afterschool enrichment program. Special performances – including drumline, dance, step and spoken word – will be held at 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (Location: Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, 519 S. Saginaw St.)

For more about on Artwalk and the Greater Flint Arts Council, call (810) 238-2787 or visit www.greaterflintartscouncil.org.


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