I/ACT Newsletter November 26, 2012
Image and Arts Council of Troy
an exhibit of artwork by   
  Jan 11 - Feb 23, 2013 
"Disintegration Ray Transmitter" by Larry Zdeb

Opening Reception: 
Friday,  Jan 11, 2013 
6 pm to 8pm 
Bham Bloomfield Art Center  
1516 S Cranbrook -Bham
Mon-Th:  9am - 6pm
Fri-Sat:  9am-5pm     
an EXHIBIT  of  
Internationally recognized painter & sculptor:
thru mid December 2012 
  Gallery Hours:  
Monday - Saturday
 Noon - 5pm     
 Ridgedale Players
Community Theater 
205 W Long Lake - Troy
Youth Actors Theater 
Tickets $5: Dec 7 - 7pm     

Tickets $9: 

Dec 8 10:30 am & 1pm
  Dec 9
1pm &  3:30 pm

March 1-17, 2013

May 3-19, 2013 
Artist Market Dates: 
Sunday - Nov 25th
Monday - Nov 26th
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Next I/ACT Meeting Date: Friday Jan 18 2013 - 1PM

Date:           Friday  Jan 18th 2013
Time:          1:00 pm   

Location:     Belian Art Center 5980 Rochester Rd, Troy MI
                    (Square Lake & Rochester Rd in Troy) 


Agenda: Planning for the 2013 Novi Spring Home & Garden Show (April 5 - 7, 2013).  Rosalie Lamb and  Beth Monicatti-Blank our liaisons for the Novi Home Show will be in attendance.  If possible, please also join our Yahoo discussion group for event updates (link at the left).

Please RSVP to linda@lindashears.com if you can attend. The meetings are free and open to anyone interested in arts and culture in Troy. New attendees are encouraged to bring artwork samples. 


Linda Shears I/ACT's Executive Director has been nominated for the Troy Rotary Club's "Business Woman of the Year"!

The awards luncheon will be held at Bank of America (2600 W Big Beaver) on Wed Nov 28th at noon. Tickets are $15. Please email Linda if you would like to attend (linda@lindashears.com). 

37th Annual Potters Market: Nov 30 to Dec 2nd
One of the largest pottery shows in the state!  Zabel Belian and other I/ACT members have many pieces of work for sale. 
Location:        876 Horace Brown Dr in Madison Hts                                            (S side of 13  between John R & I-75)
Flyer  has an excellent map.           

Cost/ Times:   Free: Fri 10-8, Sat 10-6, Sun 10-5
Reception:     $10 - Thurs 6-9pm; Tickets sold the door.  
Save the Dates: Dec 7th and 9th!
The internationally acclaimed Langsford Men's Chorus will be giving two performances of "A Christmas Celebration".

Langsford is a world class choral ensemble with over 60 members including I/ACT Board member Larry Keisling who has also participated in their international competitions. Samples of the group's many performances can viewed on their website.

Ticket prices are $15 at the door - but only $12 if your order directly from Larry. Call him at 248-879-9104 to order your tickets.

Friday December 7th, 2012  8:00 pm at
Holy Name Catholic Church
630 Harmon Street in Birmingham 48009   and  

Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 4:00 pm at
St James Catholic Church
46374 10 Mile Rd in Novi 48374.

Click here  for the order form with all the details.
Art News  & Events

Ann Marie Curley is selling her hand painted silk scarves in many areas around metro Detroit and will be in the  Ann Arbor City Club's  Arts and Craft Festival December 1, 9-4 pm. The scarves are also in the holiday retail shops for the Grosse Pointe Art Center, the Anton Art Center and the Krasl Art Center in St, Joseph.

Art links in: Det News, Free Press, Metro Times.

Oakland County Arts and Culture news.
Novi Spring Home Show Dates:  April 5 - 7 2013
Mark your calendar: We have been invited to participate again in the Novi Spring Home & Garden Show. The show dates are April 5 - 7 2013. More details to follow... 
I/ACT Contact Names:


Linda Shears - Executive Director linda@lindashears.com   

Charlene Brown - Newsletter / Website info@troyarts.org 



Image & Arts Council of Troy

  PO Box 1025

   Troy, MI 48099-1025