ARTISTS CREATING TOGETHER STUDIO CLOSURE & PROGRAM CANCELLATIONS
For the health and well-being of our artists, students, volunteers, and staff, ACT closed to the public on Friday, March 13, 2020. We are mindful of the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19 and are committed to closely monitoring and responding appropriately to the preventative measures from the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).
JOIN THE ARTS FOR ALL SOCIETY TO SUPPORT ACT
You can provide long-term support for ACT and our programming by pledging at the following giving levels for 5 years.
Your gift will ensure everyone has access to quality arts and cultural experiences in our community. As an Arts for All Society member, you'll see your name listed on our website and in our summer newsletter, inspiring others to give, with individual or company name listed as a donor of the level supported at major events!
ACT IS NOW HOSTING VIRTUAL SUMMER PROGRAMMING
To ensure the health and safety of our students, teaching artists, and staff, ACT is offering virtual summer programming for 2020! Check out our offerings here:
ACT OPEN STUDIO IS NOW VIRTUAL WITH OPEN STUDIO ANYWHERE
Open Studio Anywhere brings ACT’s monthly Open Studio programming to you through downloadable lessons that teach you about an artist and give you projects of your own to explore and create! Click here to check out our available lesson!
WE'VE LAUNCHED A “STAY HOME & STAY CREATIVE” YOUTUBE CHANNEL
We plan to post videos of our #StayHomeStayCreative activities, led by ACT Teaching Artists. These can be found on our YouTube Channel - be sure to follow us @ACTinGR. We hope to share as many as we can during this time, but need your support to make it happen! Please consider a donation by clicking here to support all that ACT does in the community!
WE MOVED OUR ACTION ART EXHIBIT TO A VIRTUAL PLATFORM
The 2020 ACTion Art Winners have been announced! All pieces will be online for as long as possible for viewing and artwork sales will be open until April 30th; 100% of sales go to artists. Check out the gallery here.
COMMUNITY EVENT UPDATES
Stay Curious Luncheon (New Date TBA)
Art is Anything Breakfast (New Date TBA)
Launch of our Creative Cube mobile art studio season (New slate of events TBA)
ACTion Art Education Days, ACTion Artist Talks, and the ACTion Artist Reception (but don’t forget to view our virtual ACTion Art Gallery!)
ACT Spring Choir Concert
WEEKLY PROGRAM UPDATES
School-Based Programs (In-School, at ACT, and at partner locations)
Cancelled for 2019-2020 school year.
Hospital and Healthcare-Based Programs
All postponed until approved by individual locations.
Adult Programs (For individually enrolled students participating at the ACT Studio)
To ensure the health and safety of our students, teaching artists, and staff, ACT is offering virtual summer programming for 2020! Check out our offerings here!
Art of Character Dance and the ACTion Choir for transition students and adults has been cancelled and refunds are in process.
Internships will be offered on a more limited basis for the foreseeable future due to COVID-19