Current Exhibits


Works of Art from the Prison Creative Arts Project

Opening February 11, Works of Art from the Prison Creative Arts Project will be in the Pyron Gallery till May 27. Featuring a selection of prints from 20 years of the Annual Exhibition of Art by Michigan Prisoners, an exhibit organized through the Prison Creative Arts Project. Join us for an exhibit reception on Sunday, February 12, from 2-4 p.m.

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SONS: Seeing the Modern African American Male

Photos can help us look beyond stereotypes and differences, showing the true and unique identity of every participant. The exhibit will features portraits of men, aged high school and up, from the Jackson community and attempts to reveal how Black American males see themselves, while encouraging a thought-provoking examination of how the Black American male is perceived.  Reception: Friday,...

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Midwest Sculpture Initiative Art on Display

New outdoor sculptures are on display on the grounds of the Ella Sharp Museum, thanks to the Dawn Foods Foundation, sponsors of this community art.

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Andrews Gallery of Wildlife Art

The Andrews Gallery of Wildlife Art features paintings, wood carvings, taxidermy mounts, bronze sculptures, and prints. The artworks are from the collection of Andy and Sandy Andrews, longtime residents of Jackson and lifetime lovers of art.  Now celebrating its 10th year, the Andrews Gallery is featuring decorative and working decoys, many which have never been shown...

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Never Enough Time Gallery

Featured in the Never Enough Time Gallery are clocks from the collection of James A. Keersmaekers & Souvenir Glassware from local collectors as well as the Ella Sharp Museum permanent collection. Allen Spiess Jr, a local collector, provided funds to construct and furnish the Never Enough Time gallery space. Al is pleased to have the Ella...

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