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Gutman Gallery in Ann Arbor to kick off new exhibition with reception on Aug. 13

Artwork by Tiffany Armando Pedroso.
Artwork by Tiffany Armando Pedroso. (Tiffany Armando Pedroso)

ANN ARBOR – The Guild of Artists & Artisans will be launching a new all media exhibition in Gutman Gallery on Aug. 13 titled “HOME.”

The exhibit, which runs through Sept. 25, will feature art that explores the many meanings of home.

From 4-6 p.m. on the 13th, Gutman Gallery will host a socially distanced reception for gallery patrons and community members. Some artists will be in attendance and live music will be performed by local musician Koro Kouyate.

For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.

Gutman Gallery is currently closed through Aug. 12 and will reopen to the public on Aug. 13. It will also return to regular business hours from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.

“HOME” will feature 31 works from 22 artists, varying from mixed media paintings to sculptures and more. The exhibition was juried by Sue Ann Round, who from 2001-2020 was both the owner and director of the Michigan Artists Gallery.

Participating artists include:

  • Barbara Melnik Carson
  • Laura Cavanagh
  • Payton Cook
  • Branislava Dragovik
  • Claudia Hershman
  • Steph Joy Hogan
  • Joan Painter-Jones
  • Scotty Jones
  • Esther Kirshenbaum
  • Mike Kroll
  • Laila Kujala
  • James Parker
  • Armando Pedroso
  • Jesse Richard
  • Gayle Sanchirico
  • Leanne Schnepp
  • Rufus Snoddy
  • Betsy Stecker
  • Karyn Stetz
  • Pamela Stoddard
  • Wendy Wernet
  • Courtney Wollet

The Guild asks all visitors to wear masks while inside the gallery. Masks will be provided for those who need them. Surfaces are wiped down regularly, hand sanitizer stations are set up throughout the space and touchless payments are available to provide for a safe viewing and shopping experience.

Gutman Gallery is located at 118 N. Fourth Ave.

For more information, visit: www.gutmangallery.com


About the Author:

Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.