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D’Art for Art Call for Donations!
D’Art for Art Call for Donations!
Mar 1 – Jun 30 all-day
D'Art for Art Call for Donations!
Calling all artists! We hope that you will join us in our mission and donate a piece of your art in support of Crooked Tree Arts Center. The proceeds from D’Art for Art help support Continue Reading
“Our National Parks” Juried Photography Exhibit
“Our National Parks” Juried Photography Exhibit @ CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 1 – Sep 9 all-day
"Our National Parks" Juried Photography Exhibit @ CTAC-Petoskey | Petoskey | Michigan | United States
“Our National Parks” is a juried photography exhibit in honor of Ansel Adams and the 100th Anniversary of our National Parks.  All photographs are the best outdoor, nature, and landscape photography made within National Park System sites. Continue Reading
Ansel Adams: Masterworks
Ansel Adams: Masterworks @ Bonfield & Gilbert Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 1 – Sep 30 all-day
Ansel Adams: Masterworks @ Bonfield & Gilbert Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Crooked Tree Arts Center is pleased to present  Ansel Adams : Masterworks for the summer of 2017.   The exhibit is comprised of 48 iconic images of Ansel Adams and 1 portrait of Ansel Adams by James Continue Reading
SOLD OUT! Ansel Adams: Masterworks Public Debut! June Swirl – Petoskey 5:30 pm
SOLD OUT! Ansel Adams: Masterworks Public Debut! June Swirl – Petoskey @ CTAC Galleries - Petoskey
Jun 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
SOLD OUT! Ansel Adams: Masterworks Public Debut!  June Swirl - Petoskey @ CTAC Galleries - Petoskey
Swirl is a delicious blend of culture, libations, and fun! Be among the first to view the Ansel Adams: Masterworks and “Our National Parks” exhibits,  while enjoying live music by Chris Koury, and sampling wine Continue Reading
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CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market 10:00 am
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market @ Upper Level Carnegie - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market @ Upper Level Carnegie - CTAC Petoskey
Enjoy a wide variety of locally grown and handmade goods on Fridays (October 7 – June 9*) at Crooked Tree Arts Center from 10:00 AM -1:00 PM! The mission of the Crooked Tree Arts Center Artisans Continue Reading
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Summertime Adventures in Art 10:30 am
Summertime Adventures in Art @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Summertime Adventures in Art @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Join certified art teacher Stacey Balchunas Pulliam for a rotation of projects exploring different art media. Students will learn different tools and methods of art making. Drop-in anytime during the session and stay as long Continue Reading
Ansel Adams: Masterworks & “Our National Parks” Exhibit Opening and Award Reception 2:00 pm
Ansel Adams: Masterworks & “Our National Parks” Exhibit Opening and Award Reception @ CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ansel Adams: Masterworks & "Our National Parks" Exhibit Opening and Award Reception @ CTAC-Petoskey
Members, artists and their guests are invited to join us to celebrate the opening of the Ansel Adams: Masterworks and “Ou National Parks” exhibits on June 3 at 2:00 PM.  Awards will be announced.  Light Continue Reading
Dark Sky Park Rendezvous 8:30 pm
Dark Sky Park Rendezvous @ Headlands International Dark Sky Park
Jun 3 @ 8:30 pm
Dark Sky Park Rendezvous @ Headlands International Dark Sky Park | Mackinaw City | Michigan | United States
Gather at Headlands International Dark Sky Park to explore the night sky with with photographer Bill Schwab and Dark Sky Park Program Director, Mary Stewart Adams.   Learn some star lore along with the fundamentals Continue Reading
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Call for Artists: Petoskey Merry Makers Marketplace 2017
Call for Artists: Petoskey Merry Makers Marketplace 2017 @ Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Jun 5 – Oct 11 all-day
Call for Artists:  Petoskey Merry Makers Marketplace 2017 @ Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
CTAC is seeking artists, designers, artisans, crafters and producers to participate in the 3rd Annual Merry Makers Marketplace.  We’re expanding!  This year Merry Makers Marketplace in Petoskey will be held in Crooked Tree Arts Center’s galleries and the Carnegie Library Building,to accommodate over 40 Continue Reading
Call for Artists! 2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition
Call for Artists! 2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition @ CTAC Bonfield Gallery - Petoskey
Jun 5 – Aug 10 all-day
Call for Artists! 2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition @ CTAC Bonfield Gallery - Petoskey
 The 2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition of 2D and relief work will be presented in the Ermy B. & Gordon B. Bonfield Gallery from October 21 through January 6. The 2017 Juried Fine Arts Exhibition Continue Reading
Call for Artists! Traverse City Merry Makers Marketplace 2017
Call for Artists! Traverse City Merry Makers Marketplace 2017 @ Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City
Jun 5 – Oct 4 all-day
Call for Artists! Traverse City Merry Makers Marketplace 2017 @ Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Crooked Tree Arts Center is pleased to present the Merry Makers Marketplace, held indoors at Crooked Tree Arts Center in Traverse City, Michigan, November 17th & 18th. An art fair, holiday celebration, and all kinds of Continue Reading
Artist in Residence Workshop: Working in Layers 10:00 am
Artist in Residence Workshop: Working in Layers @ Visual Arts Room, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Artist in Residence Workshop: Working in Layers @ Visual Arts Room, CTAC-Petoskey
Working in Layers: Combining Pen, Watercolor and Other Media to Create an Image CTAC Artist in Residence, Bill Hosterman, will present a material demonstration and workshop about ways to use mixed-media to create full-color images Continue Reading
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Guided Gallery Tour 10:00 am
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Experience the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibit through a guided tour with a trained docent.  Meet in the galleries. No registration necessary!  Tours are free and open to the public. Free Event! Upcoming Tour Dates: Tuesdays, June Continue Reading
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Opening Reception: Northern Lights Exhibition & Monte Nagler: Visions of Light 7:00 pm
Opening Reception: Northern Lights Exhibition & Monte Nagler: Visions of Light @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening Reception: Northern Lights Exhibition & Monte Nagler: Visions of Light @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Northern Lights juried photography exhibition at Crooked Tree Arts Center – Traverse City! Enjoy light bites, refreshments, live music, and be among the first to experience this Continue Reading
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CTAC School of Ballet Presents: The Little Prince
CTAC School of Ballet Presents: The Little Prince @ Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day
CTAC School of Ballet Presents: The Little Prince @ Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center
This spring, the Crooked Tree Arts Center School of Ballet presents the classic French tale, “The Little Prince.” Author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry wrote, “Language is the source of misunderstandings. One sees clearly only with the Continue Reading
Monte Nagler: Visions of Light
Monte Nagler: Visions of Light @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 9 – Aug 2 all-day
Monte Nagler: Visions of Light @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Crooked Tree Arts Center – Traverse City presents Monte Nagler: Visions of Light, a collection of photographic work by Michigan’s own Monte Nagler, a former student of Ansel Adams. Monte Nagler began photographing seriously after Continue Reading
Northern Lights Photography Exhibition
Northern Lights Photography Exhibition @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 9 – Aug 2 all-day
Northern Lights Photography Exhibition @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
In summer 2017, Crooked Tree Arts Center will present a juried photography exhibition of night sky photography and the Northern Lights. This exhibit is presented in collaboration with the Michigan Aurora Hunters, an organization of over Continue Reading
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market 10:00 am
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market @ Upper Level Carnegie - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
CTAC Artisans & Farmers Market @ Upper Level Carnegie - CTAC Petoskey
Enjoy a wide variety of locally grown and handmade goods on Fridays (October 7 – June 9*) at Crooked Tree Arts Center from 10:00 AM -1:00 PM! The mission of the Crooked Tree Arts Center Artisans Continue Reading
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Coffee @ Ten: The CTAC Photography Expedition Experience 10:00 am
Coffee @ Ten: The CTAC Photography Expedition Experience @ Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Coffee @ Ten: The CTAC Photography Expedition Experience @ Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Join Crooked Tree Photographic Society Members Rob Harold, Suzanne LeBeau, Karen Williams and Bob Walker as they share their recent excursion photographs.  View works from Isle Royale, Yellowstone and Yosemite. This event is free and Continue Reading
Ansel Adams: A Documentary Film Screening 7:00 pm
Ansel Adams: A Documentary Film Screening @ Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Ansel Adams: A Documentary Film Screening @ Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Ansel Adams: A Documentary Film is a 2002 documentary and biographical film that traces the life of the American photographer Ansel Adams. He is most noted for his landscape images of the American West. The Continue Reading
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Guided Gallery Tour 1:00 pm
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Experience the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibit through a guided tour with a trained docent.  Meet in the galleries. No registration necessary!  Tours are free and open to the public. Free Event! Upcoming Tour Dates: Tuesdays, June Continue Reading
Downtown Petoskey’s Gallery Walk 5:00 pm
Downtown Petoskey’s Gallery Walk @ Galleries at Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Jun 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Downtown Petoskey's Gallery Walk @ Galleries at Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Take advantage of special evening hours to stroll the galleries at CTAC and view Ansel Adams: The Masterworks and Our National Parks exhibits.  Light refreshments will be served.   This event is free and open Continue Reading
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CTAC Summer Artisans Market 9:00 am
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Shop for a wide variety of local art, artisanal goods and foods outside on the Bidwell Plaza at Crooked Tree Arts Center on Fridays (June 16 – September 29) from 9:00 AM -1:00 PM!  Live entertainment! The mission of the Crooked Tree Continue Reading
Ansel Adams: At Work Panel Discussion 7:00 pm
Ansel Adams: At Work Panel Discussion @ Theater & Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm
Ansel Adams: At Work Panel Discussion @ Theater & Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Join us for an evening of reminiscing about Ansel Adams with three people who know his work intimately. Acting curator of the Ansel Adams Gallery, Evan Russell, will join Ansel’s former colleagues and assistants, Ted Continue Reading
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Coffee @ Ten: Peggy Sue Zinn, Michigan Aurora Hunters 10:00 am
Coffee @ Ten: Peggy Sue Zinn, Michigan Aurora Hunters @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Coffee @ Ten: Peggy Sue Zinn, Michigan Aurora Hunters @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
Coffee @ Ten is Crooked Tree Arts Center’s free monthly lecture series. Enjoy complimentary coffee, baked goods, and lively discussions with interesting people from northern Michigan’s arts and culture scene. Our June speaker will be Continue Reading
Guided Gallery Tour 10:00 am
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Experience the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibit through a guided tour with a trained docent.  Meet in the galleries. No registration necessary!  Tours are free and open to the public. Free Event! Upcoming Tour Dates: Tuesdays, June Continue Reading
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An Evening with Filmmaker, Ric Burns 5:30 pm
An Evening with Filmmaker, Ric Burns @ Galleries & Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
An Evening with Filmmaker, Ric Burns @ Galleries & Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Private Dinner with Ric Burns: 5:30 PM Film Clips and Q & A:  7:00 PM Tickets: Limited tickets are available for the Presentation and Dessert only.  Please call 231-347-4337 to reserve. Presentation and Dessert Only: $20 Continue Reading
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Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the CTAC Jazz Orchestra “The Old Stuff” 12:30 pm
Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the CTAC Jazz Orchestra “The Old Stuff” @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 22 @ 12:30 pm
Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the CTAC Jazz Orchestra "The Old Stuff" @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
The Crooked Tree Jazz Orchestra invites you to take a journey back in time, to the early years of jazz.  This concert is a blast from the past, featuring Dixieland hits and standards from the Continue Reading
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CTAC Summer Artisans Market 9:00 am
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Shop for a wide variety of local art, artisanal goods and foods outside on the Bidwell Plaza at Crooked Tree Arts Center on Fridays (June 16 – September 29) from 9:00 AM -1:00 PM!  Live entertainment! The mission of the Crooked Tree Continue Reading
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater 7:00 pm
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater
Don’t miss the talented young artists of the Up North Vocal Institute perform on Friday evenings this summer in the CTAC Theater! UNVI students will perform in locations from Boyne City to to Mackinac Island! Continue Reading
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Family Photography Fest! 11:00 am
Family Photography Fest! @ CTAC-Traverse City
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Family Photography Fest! @ CTAC-Traverse City | Traverse City | Michigan | United States
An opportunity for kids and their grown-ups to learn about the photographic process and experience hands-on activities. Free! Also on display: Northern Lights, an exhibition of night sky and aurora borealis photography, and Monte Nagler: Continue Reading
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Wet-Plate Collodian (Tin-Type) Portraiture Demonstration 11:00 am
Wet-Plate Collodian (Tin-Type) Portraiture Demonstration @ Bidwell Plaza, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wet-Plate Collodian (Tin-Type) Portraiture Demonstration @ Bidwell Plaza, CTAC-Petoskey
Take an intimate look at a process popular in the late 1800s. Photographer Bill Schwab will demonstrate the art and chemistry using a camera with a Civil War-era lens in his mobile studio and darkroom Continue Reading
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Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the Dust Bowl Aristocrats 12:30 pm
Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the Dust Bowl Aristocrats @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 29 @ 12:30 pm
Music on the Bidwell Plaza with the Dust Bowl Aristocrats @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
The Dust Bowl Aristocrats are a trio of local musicians who perform traditional jazz standards.  Doug Beauchamp (clarinet), Owen James (guitar), and Kevin Richardson (bass) put a stripped-down, acoustic spin on the big band hits Continue Reading
Guided Gallery Tour 1:00 pm
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Guided Gallery Tour @ CTAC Galleries, CTAC-Petoskey
Experience the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibit through a guided tour with a trained docent.  Meet in the galleries. No registration necessary!  Tours are free and open to the public. Free Event! Upcoming Tour Dates: Tuesdays, June Continue Reading
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CTAC Summer Artisans Market 9:00 am
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
CTAC Summer Artisans Market @ Bidwell Plaza - CTAC Petoskey
Shop for a wide variety of local art, artisanal goods and foods outside on the Bidwell Plaza at Crooked Tree Arts Center on Fridays (June 16 – September 29) from 9:00 AM -1:00 PM!  Live entertainment! The mission of the Crooked Tree Continue Reading
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater 7:00 pm
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Up North Vocal Institute Performance in the CTAC Theater
Don’t miss the talented young artists of the Up North Vocal Institute perform on Friday evenings this summer in the CTAC Theater! UNVI students will perform in locations from Boyne City to to Mackinac Island! Continue Reading
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