art center of battle creek http://wmuk.org en Michigan Artists Competition less about competition, more about expression http://wmuk.org/post/michigan-artists-competition-less-about-competition-more-about-expression <p>The Michigan Artist Competition will be on display at the Art Center of Battle Creek June 2 through June 29, with an opening artists’ reception on Sunday, June 2, from 2 to 4 p.m.</p><p> Mon, 27 May 2013 23:10:00 +0000 Lorraine Caron 5389 at http://wmuk.org Michigan Artists Competition less about competition, more about expression Art and Memories of World War II exhibit in Battle Creek http://wmuk.org/post/art-and-memories-world-war-ii-exhibit-battle-creek <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One of the first things you’ll see as you enter the exhibit is a fallen soldier’s battle cross. It includes a helmet and boots, but no rifle. Exhibit curator and </span><a href="http://www.artcenterofbattlecreek.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Art Center of Battle Creek</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> executive director Linda </span>Holderbaum<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says she wanted the display to be about art and personal memories of World War II, not about the violence and weapons of war.</span></p><p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 23:14:07 +0000 Lorraine Caron 1305 at http://wmuk.org Art and Memories of World War II exhibit in Battle Creek