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La Porte County Historical Society Museum to hold Quilt Display: “A Cozy Cover-up: A Look at La Porte County Quilts”


La-Porte-County-Historical-Society-Museum-Quilt-Display-2017Quilts are making a come-back for the summer at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum. The quilt display entitled “A Cozy Cover-up: A Look at La Porte County Quilts” will be up for all of June July and August, 2017. They can be found on all levels at the museum. Thanks to Larry Wade for making the quilt racks used in the exhibit.

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New Exhibitions at Lubeznik Center for the Arts


Lubeznik-Center-for-the-Arts-National-Juried-Exhibition-Home-Submission-Deadline-Is-Approaching-FastFrom June 10 through October 14, Lubeznik Center for the Arts will feature two new exhibitions: Home and Anonymous Women.

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts 2017 Summer Classes & Camps Open for Registration


Lubeznik-Center-for-the-Arts-Summer-Class-and-Workshop-2017Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) summer classes and camps are now open for registration. Classes start June 19th and run through August. Students will get the opportunity to explore their creative side, learn a new skill, and find inspiration for their own work in one of the many classes offered this summer.

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2017 Hooked on Art Early Registration Ending Soon


Hooked-on-Art-Early-Registration-Ending-Soon-2017Frontline Foundations Inc. is seeking artists to create, sell, or share their creative talents in the Sixth Annual Hooked on Art – Live Street Art Festival. Held in Downtown Chesterton on Saturday, September 23rd, artists can enter as a live street artist or art vendor. With $2,000 in total cash prizes, the Festival Chalk Art Competition is open for entries as well. 1st place will receive $1,000, 2nd place takes $750, and 3rd receives $250. Those interested may visit www.hookedonartfestival.com to download an application and find out more.

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts to host 2017 Summer Class & Workshop


Lubeznik-Center-for-the-Arts-Summer-Class-and-Workshop-2017Lubeznik Center for the Arts' Summer Class & Workshop offerings for children, teens and adults are currently open for registration. Weekly classes are available for those looking to develop new skills and workshops for those looking to flex their creative muscles. Classes fill quickly, so please register early to secure your spot!

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Uptown Artist Lofts Serve as Unique Space to Highlight Local Talent

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For Michele McDannold, hosting an open stage event that allows local artists to showcase their work just makes sense. Her love of art in its many forms inspired her to begin Legit AF, a monthly reading series at the Uptown Artist Lofts in Michigan City. At the events, a featured artist is brought in to showcase their work alongside a variety of local talent.

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts' National Juried Exhibition, Home, Submission Deadline Is Approaching Fast!


Lubeznik-Center-for-the-Arts-National-Juried-Exhibition-Home-Submission-Deadline-Is-Approaching-FastThe exhibit will include artists whose work investigates a variety of interpretations of home, such as shelter, family, immigration, homelessness, nostalgia, architecture, domesticity, and the home planet we all share, Earth!

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$2,000 Cash Prizes, Great Exposure & Crowds, An Event For All Artists!


Frontline-Foundations-Hooked-on-Art-Festival-Call-for-Artists-2017_01Want to share your art with the community? Frontline Foundations Inc. is seeking artists to create, sell, or share their creative talents in the Sixth Annual Hooked on Art – Live Street Art Festival. Held in Downtown Chesterton on Saturday, September 23, artists can enter as a live street artist or art vendor. With $2,000 in total cash prizes, the Festival Chalk Art Competition is open for entries as well. 1st place will receive $1,000, 2nd place takes $750, and 3rd receives $250. Those interested may visit www.hookedonartfestival.com to download an application and find out more.

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts Presents Muralist Hector Duarte to MCHS Art Students


Lubeznik-Murialist-Hector-Duarte-2017_01Lubeznik Center for the Arts is proud to present Chicago muralist, Hector Duarte, who will speak to Michigan City High School art students about his work and process as a working artist.

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New Art Exhibits Debut at Purdue University Northwest Westville Campus


New-Art-Exhibits-Debut-at-Purdue-University-Northwest-Westville-Campus_01New art exhibits have opened at the Purdue University Northwest Westville Campus and are available for public viewing.

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Lubeznik Art & Artisan Festival Call for Artists Deadline Extended to March 24, 2017


laafNow in its 36th year, Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) Lubeznik Art & Artisan Festival attracts thousands of shoppers and art enthusiasts to Michigan City's North End. Held on the third weekend in August, this festival features contemporary art, artist activations, beer and wine, and food. It draws repeat visitors from Chicago, South Bend and Northwest Indiana, as well as Michigan's nearby Harbor Country communities.

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