WEDNESDAY JUNE 16, 2010 12:30 PM
"THE AMERICAN DREAM" - CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Division Avenue Arts Collective is pleased to announce a call for entries for an unjuried group exhibition on display beginning June 30.

The American Dream: What it is, was, isn't, could be

Important dates:
Deadline to apply for show - Tuesday, June 29 (apply by filling out the form)
Drop-off work & install - Tuesday, June 29 from 7 - 9pm at the DAAC, 115 S. Division (please come early and plan to help install)
Closing Reception - Saturday, July 10th, 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Pick-up work - Wednesday, July 14th

If you are interested in submitting work to this show, please:

APPLY ONLINE

Any questions? First check out the info in the form. If that doesn't help, feel free to email us at info@thedaac.org (note: we do not do music booking through this email)

Regards,
The DAAC

Posted by jules

FRIDAY MAY 14, 2010 3:15 PM
"WEATHER PATTERNS" - CALL FOR ENTRIES

The Division Avenue Arts Collective is pleased to announce a call for entries for an unjuried group exhibition on display beginning May 29th.

"Weather Patterns"

We are looking for artwork that visualizes a sequence regularly found in comparable objects or events and incorporates the state of the atmosphere at a place and time. In case you were unaware, Weatherball Day is also in June!

Important dates:
Deadline to apply for show - Wednesday, June 2 (apply by filling out the form)
Drop-off work & install - Wednesday, June 2 from 7 - 9pm at the DAAC, 115 S. Division (please come early and plan to help install)
Opening Reception - Saturday, June 5th, 4:00pm - 9:00pm

If you are interested in submitting work to this show, please:

APPLY ONLINE

Any questions? First check out the info in the form. If that doesn't help, feel free to email us at info@thedaac.org (note: we do not do music booking through this email)

Regards,
The DAAC

Posted by jules

THURSDAY MARCH 11, 2010 12:54 AM
TRIMMINGS - CALL FOR ENTRIES

Hello facial hair enthusiasts,
The Division Avenue Arts Collective is pleased to announce a call for entries for an unjuried group exhibition on display from April 2nd through the 16th.

TRIMMINGS: Art for the Facialite.

To coincide with Kendall AIGA's 3rd annual 'Stache Bash (a concert and mustache/beard competition fundraiser for Blandford Nature Center / Mixed Greens held at the DAAC), we are looking for work that relates, in some way, to facial hair: beards, mustaches, soul patches, goatees, etc. you get the picture we want all of it!

Important dates:
Deadline to apply for show - Saturday, March 24th (apply by filling out the form)
Drop-off work & Install - Saturday, March 27th, 10:00am - Noon at the DAAC (115 S. Division)
'Stache Bash - April 2, 2009 8:00pm (Kendall AIGA's fundraiser for Mixed Greens / Blandford Nature Center - there is a $7.00 cover)
Closing Reception - Friday, April 16th, 6:00pm - 10:00pm

If you are interested in submitting work to this show, please:

APPLY ONLINE

Any questions? First check out the info in the form. If that doesn't help, feel free to email us at info@thedaac.org (note: we do not do music booking through this email)

Regards,
The DAAC

Posted by george

TUESDAY MARCH 4, 2008 5:44 PM
VOTE!!

The DAAC will be, for the first time, officialized by a public election of its board members. If you feel you have something to contribute to the DAAC and would like to be on the board, please submit your self-nomination to this thread.

Online nominations should include a brief description of yourself and why you are interested in serving on the DAAC board. Nominations are due by March 20th at noon.

Nominees must attend the election meeting on March 30th at NOON. Be prepared to give a brief (under 3 minute) speech as to why you should be on the board.

Everyone is strongly encouraged to come and vote.

The Election will take place March 30th at noon, at the DAAC as a part of the Welcome DAAC Weekend. A vegan buffet will be happening immediately after this!

Posted by chad

TUESDAY MAY 29, 2007 6:35 PM
NEW GALLERY HOURS

NEW DAAC GALLERY HOURS TUESDAY AND THURSDAY 12-2

Posted by jenn

FRIDAY MAY 25, 2007 12:35 PM
NEW SUMMER SHOWS!

Stop by after June 1st and check out a Student show!

Heartside

See you then

Posted by jenn

WEDNESDAY APRIL 11, 2007 8:52 PM
JOSEPH KOLEAN & EMILY ROGERS- EMPTY VESSELS - PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION

Tuesday April 17th - Friday April 27th
OPENING: Tuesday April 24th, 6-8pm

Gallery Hours: Tuesday 9am-12pm & Friday 11am-3pm

Posted by jenn

MONDAY APRIL 2, 2007 2:36 PM
KENDALL PHOTOGRAPHY ASSOCIATION OPENING & EXHIBITION

Opening: Friday, April 6th 5-8pm @ the DAAC
show runs through April 13th

Photos, Music, Food, & Fun!

all work is done by Grand Rapid's very own Kendall College of Art & Design Photography Association students

Posted by jenn

THURSDAY MARCH 1, 2007 3:11 PM
THE DAAC'S NEW GALLERY HOURS

the daac

Tuesday: 9am-12pm
Friday: 11am-3pm

If you are interested in showing your art or having your band play at the DAAC, feel free to inquire during the gallery hours.

115 Division Avenue, S. Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Posted by jenn

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 9, 2007 12:51 PM
INVISIBLE CHILDREN AUCTION AND BENEFIT CONCERT


The Division Area Arts Cooperative (DAAC) is having an auction of local artwork and live entertainment to benefit the non-profit organization, Invisible Children. Invisible Children Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial resources to children all around the world by documenting their true, untold stories in a creative and relevant way, resulting in positive change. (www.invisiblechildren.com)

We will also be showing the documentary that started it all; Invisible Children. Come out for a night of awareness and join us in raising money to support a wonderful cause!

When: Saturday March 24th, 5-10:30 p.m.
5:00-5:30 pm: Live Entertainment
5:30-7:00 pm: documentary; Invisible Children shown
7:00-8:00 pm: Live Entertainment
8:00-9:00 pm: Auction of artwork
9:00-10:30 pm: Live Entertainment

115 S. Division
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Posted by jenn

FRIDAY FEBRUARY 9, 2007 11:51 AM
THEORIES OF THE COLLECTIVE UNCONSCIOUS - A PRINTMAKING EXHIBITION

horse

Come check out a printmaking/mixed media exhibition featuring two up and coming local artists; Scott Travis and Evan Chamberlin!

Opening Sunday, February 25th from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

If you can't make it to the opening come and see the show during the DAAC's new GALLERY HOURS!!!
Tuesday's 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Friday's 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Show runs through March 18th
Prepare to be amazed

Posted by jenn

WEDNESDAY JUNE 7, 2006 4:49 PM
GRIP: NEW WORK BY MICHELLE FROH

dudes, check out this RAD opening for Michelle Froh's new work this friday afternoon/night.

PUFFY PAINT??????

i'm into it!!

Posted by george

MONDAY APRIL 24, 2006 11:15 AM
SHOW ON FRIDAY!!

Artists Carly O’Dell and Julie O’Dell
Description: Colorful paintings and Photographs of flowers as well as Music by the Vigilantes and Menage.
Sponsor: Jenn
Set up Thursday April 27th
Opening Friday April 28th
Tear Down may 11th

Posted by jenn

TUESDAY MARCH 14, 2006 11:11 AM
IT'S ALWAYS THE WORST DEISION TO MAKE

Third Thursday Gallery Opening:
New work by Mike Ingold, Kertis Lytle,Josh Stauffer & Jeff VandenBerg
opening from 6-11pm

Posted by jenn

FRIDAY MARCH 10, 2006 10:42 AM
WORK BY DEAN STEPHENS

Artist: Dean Stephens
Title: "Beyond the Boundries of Reality"
Description: Pretty awesome artwork from self trained artist Dean Stevens, Dean is from Cedar Springs and this will be one of his first shows. This show is also a part of the Free Radical event.
Sponsor: Jenn
Set up Friday March 29th
Opening Friday April 7th
Tear Down April 12

Posted by jenn

MONDAY MARCH 6, 2006 11:20 AM
NEW WORK

CANCELLED!!!!

Show Title: Untitled
Artists: Kat Campbell
Description Coming Soon
Sponsor:
Set up May 11
Opening May 12
Tear Down may 17th

Posted by jenn

SUNDAY MARCH 5, 2006 11:18 AM
NEW WORK

Show Title:untitled
Artists Lisa Price
Description
Sponsor:
Set up May 17
Opening May 18
Tear Down June 1st

Posted by jenn

SATURDAY MARCH 4, 2006 11:36 AM
UNTITLED


Artists Michelle Froh- Chicago/ Grand Rapids Show
Description
Sponsor:
Set up June 2nd
Opening June 3rd
Tear Down June 14

Posted by jenn

FRIDAY MARCH 3, 2006 11:38 AM
NEW WORK

Artist Jeff Vandenburg
Description:
Sponsor: Jeff Vandenburg
Set up June 14 nd
Opening June 15 rd
Tear Down June 14

Posted by jenn

THURSDAY MARCH 2, 2006 4:57 PM
LOGO VOTING AT THE DAAC

VOTING FOR THE LOGO / BRANDING PROJECT
Friday March 3 from 6-9 Come and cast your votes for the logo to represent South Division.
14 + local artists and designers have submitted their ideas for a logo to represent the area, come down and be a part of the process
THere will also be time to vote on Monday March 6 from 11-5! Stop By.
Jenn

Posted by jenn

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2006 11:48 AM
LOGO BRANDING PROJECT FOR DIVISION AVENUE

Various Artists and Designers
March 3rd, 2006
This show is a presentaiton of entries for a branding logo project For Division Avenue's New Logo. It is an opportunity for artists to design a new logo for the area along with 4 print ads which will be used in various west Michigan publications.

The public will be invited in for the opening, where they will be able to vote on the logo they would like to see used in this project. It is an opportunity for the community to shape the image of S. Division.

The logo will be used for window decals in local buisnesses, Street banners, and installed on the side of a building to create a sense of place for South Division. Artists and designers who would like more information about the contest should contact jenn at jennschaub@hotmail.com


Posted by jenn

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2006 11:18 AM
OPEN ENTRY SHOW!

“Celebrity Art Show” opening on Feb. 16 is looking for more participants. The work has to bear a celebrity likeness
"Our love is real, though they are not: a documentation of our sincere feelings for insincere people - celebrities,"

The same night as the opening Edie Sedgewick, is going to play.
A bit about the performance is Justin Moyer, dresses as a woman and sings dance-anthems about celebrities, with song titles that include "Martin Sheen," "Lucy Liu," "Michael J. Fox," etc. For more on Edie visit www.ediesedgwick.biz

If you would be interested in making artwork for the show contact Eric at ericgallippo@gmail.com

Posted by jenn

WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2006 11:15 AM
POOF ART

Brandon Behning
New work, Paintings, Drawings, and Mixed Media
Opening February 3, 6-9 pm

Posted by jenn

SATURDAY DECEMBER 31, 2005 4:22 PM
ART BLOG

The DAAC art blog is on the way!

Posted by george