I/ACT Newsletter May 14, 2014
Image and Arts Council of Troy
Community Theater 
205 W Long Lake - Troy

May 2 - May 18  
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Adults $15  
Students / Seniors $13 
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Next I/ACT Meeting Date:  Friday, May 30th 1pm

Date:           Friday,  May 30, 2014    

Time:          1:00 pm   

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


Agenda: I/ACT artist news and updates .    


Please RSVP to linda@lindashears.com if you plan to attend 
Meetings are free and open to anyone interested in arts and culture in Troy.  New attendees are encouraged to bring artwork samples. 
Art Openings This Week     
Here are some local art openings that will include I/ACT members.

TRA Art Group with Bruce White Galleries -  New Location.
Hors d'oeuvres and Cocktails Celebration.
Thursday - May 15th   4pm to 9pm
1030 N Crooks Rd - Ste R  Clawson, MI 48017

Tim Pike's TRA Art Group recently moved from the Michigan Design Center to a new facility. Join Tim and collaboration partner Bruce White Galleries to celebrate their new location in Clawson.

Michigan Fine Arts Competition - at the BBAC
May 16th  6pm to 8pm BBAC Art Center
1516 S. Cranbrook, Birmingham, MI 48009 

Larry Zdeb has two pieces on display.  I/ACT artists Bill Jackson and Victor Pytko are also included in the show.

Scarab Club - Bugs Blooms & Beasts Annual Show  
May 16th 6pm to 9pm
217 Farnsworth St, Detroit, MI 48202

Winnie Chrzanowski has photography in the show. 
Langsford Men's Chorus:   May 16 & 18 2014   
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Langsford Men's Chorus 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.

Their Spring "Festival of Song" will be at two locations

Fri, May 16th at 8pm:
Shrine of the Little Flower - 2100 W 12 Mile Rd in Royal Oak

Sun, May 18th at 4pm: 
Kirk in the Hills - 1340 W Long Lake in Bloomfield Hills  
Tickets:   $15 at the door / $12 in advance
                Call Larry at 248-879-9104 for your tickets.
Troy Historic Village :  Wed, July 9th / 9am - 7pm   

In conjunction with the  Troy Garden Walk, the Troy Garden Club is  also sponsoring an Arts & Crafts Boutique at the Troy Historic Village (17 Mile & Livernois) on Wed July 9th. Set up begins the night before. They strongly encourage vendors to provide their own 10 x 10 foot canopy. However, there are a few spaces on covered porches and other areas.   

They only have room for 25 artists / crafters - so apply early. Well priced, garden themed items are the best sellers. To increase late afternoon traffic, George Papadelis from Telly's Greenhouse is scheduled to give a lecture at the historic village church.

Application deadline is May 15th. Please refer to the links for the 2014 Artisan Application and Instruction sheet. Contact person is Nancy Cardon 248-506-7669 / Nan.cardon@gmail.com.

Fee Schedule:
10 x 10 foot canopy space: $80 after May 15th; $60 before May 15th
8 foot table w/2 chairs:        $40
One Extra 8 foot table:        $15 set at a right angle: 
Troy Athens Arts & Crafts Fair:  Sat Dec 13th      

The annual Troy Athens Arts & Crafts Fair takes place in December at the high school. Participation is limited to 200 spaces. The show runs from 9am to 4pm on Sat Dec 13th.


Table cost is $45 - but  increases as the show deadline approaches. More details coming soon.       

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