Education Center

Ready to get your hands dirty and unleash your creative side? Dive into our art-making workshops at the Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center! Led by experienced teaching artists, these sessions are all about learning something new in a laid-back atmosphere. Limited to just 15 participants, so you get all the attention you need. Oh, and we've got your supplies covered with the registration fee. Let's make something together!

Upcoming Workshops

Mixed Media Visual Storytelling

Instructor:
Steph Joy
Hogan
Mar 2, 2024
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10:00 am
-
12:30 pm

Cartooning: Just Heads

Instructor:
Dennis
Preston
Mar 13, 2024
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4:00 pm
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6:30 pm

Art Ability Bags

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Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center Art Has No Barriers, a program created with teaching artist Catherine Tonning-Popowich, is an all-inclusive art class for students with and without disabilities. Students will learn to do their own art projects using various techniques and tools with no prior art experience necessary.

Upcoming Projects

Mixed Media Landscape

Feb 14
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Mar 6, 2024
Pick-up Dates:
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Wednesday, March 6, 2024
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Saturday, March 9, 2024
Between the hours
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11:00 am
&
4:00 pm

Student Exhibitions

These exhibitions offer local students to be part of a vibrant artistic community. We're not just providing a platform – we're offering scholarships and recognition to talented individuals from local school districts in the Lansing Community. Your art deserves to be celebrated, and we're here to make it happen.

Art Scholarship Alert - Artist Call

Deadline:
Feb 1, 2024 11:55 PM
Application Fee:
Application fees can be waived when scholarship funding is available.  Please contact Sabren Stevens to apply for a fee scholarship.
$
5.00
- Waivable
Awards / Scholarship
Application fees can be waived when scholarship funding is available.  Please contact Sabren Stevens to apply for a fee scholarship.
Sara Jane Venable Scholarship Award
Who can apply:

Students in grades 9-12 and students 18+ who participate in the Young Adult SE Programs, residing or attending school in Ingham, Clinton, Eaton, Ionia, Shiawassee, Barry, Livingston, Calhoun, and Jackson counties

Art Scholarship Alert

On Display:
Feb 28, 2024
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Mar 30, 2024
Opening Reception:
Feb 28, 2024
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5:00 pm
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7:00 pm

Ingham Students Arts Exhibition - Artist Call

Deadline:
Feb 1, 2024 11:55 PM
Application Fee:
Application fees can be waived when scholarship funding is available.  Please contact Sabren Stevens to apply for a fee scholarship.
$
5.00
- Waivable
Awards / Scholarship
Application fees can be waived when scholarship funding is available.  Please contact Sabren Stevens to apply for a fee scholarship.
Who can apply:

Students in grades K - 12 and students 18+ who participate in the Young Adult SE Programs, residing or attending school in Ingham County.

2024 Ingham Student Art Exhibit

On Display:
Apr 3, 2024
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Apr 27, 2024
Opening Reception:
Apr 3, 2024
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5:00 pm
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7:00 pm
Coming Soon

Artist Talks are a unique opportunity to hear directly from the creators themselves. Discover what fuels their passion, see them showcase their brilliant work, and maybe even catch a live demonstration of their artistic techniques. It's a chance to connect with the artistic spirit and gain insights into the creative process.

There are currently no upcoming Artist Talks scheduled, but you can watch past talks or even sign up to host one if you're an artist with the gallery! - learn more...

Art Alliance

An exciting collaboration with Peckham Inc to eliminate barriers in the arts by providing a safe and supportive atmosphere in which Peckham team members can creatively engage with visual art.

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Art Encounters

One of our most popular take-home experiences for the whole family, our Sock Creatures allow you to dive into your own creative world of character creation.

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