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Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Our National Parks Exhibit Juror, Howard Bond, will talk about his work and share stories about his experience with Ansel Adams,  f64, and his work with the Sierra Club. About Howard Bond: Howard Bond began photographing Continue Reading
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm 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
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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
Jul 5 @ 8:00 pm John M. Hall Auditorium, Bay View
Celebrate the spirit of our country, its national parks, and stunning photography along with the Michigan premiere of Ansel Adams: America, the Adrian Boyer Concerto and Aria winners, and Bay View Concert Orchestra. Ansel Adams: America Continue Reading
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm 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
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Learn about the man behind the famous images from the perspective of someone who worked side-by-side with him for nearly six years.  Drawing from his personal experiences, recollections, anecdotes and memorabilia, Alan Ross will give Continue Reading
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have Continue Reading
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Irish Boat Shop on Fairview, Harbor Springs
Meet the winemakers, brewers, chefs and artists! Sample wines from a variety of California and Michigan vineyards. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres created by guest chefs. Bid on select auction items and preview all the wonderful D’Art Continue Reading
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm Irish Boat Shop on Fairview, Harbor Springs
    D’Art for Art begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from featured guest chefs and continues with a seated gourmet dinner. There are many wonderful items to bid on in both the silent auction Continue Reading
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Bill Schwab's Photostock Studio
Date/Time: Saturday, July 22 from 9:30 – 5:00 PM Instructor: Bill Schwab Tuition: $86 Members / $126 Non-Members Fuse photographic processes from the 19th and 21st centuries! Using a digital file or an old family Continue Reading
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have Continue Reading
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Noted photographer, author and teacher, Monte Nagler, will talk about his work and share stores about his experiences studying with Ansel Adams. Monte Nagler will be teaching a Photography Workshop at Crooked Tree Arts Center Continue Reading
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Northwestern Michigan College
The 57th annual Crooked Tree Outdoor Art Fair will be held on the grounds of Northwestern Michigan College on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Over 100 artists and artisans from across the country Continue Reading
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have Continue Reading
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Join us in Petoskey for our annual plein air paint out! There is no fee to participate, and cash prizes will be awarded! And with two days to participate, night owls and early birds alike will find their Continue Reading
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have Continue Reading
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Jay Crouse was born into a photography family.  Jay’s Dad, Jack, was an avid photographer, complete with a darkroom in their home.  Along with catching the picture-taking passion from his Dad, Jay’s interest continued to Continue Reading
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm 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
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
In 2015, CTAC Artist in Residence, Amanda Hamilton, decided to return to painting after almost a decade spent largely on video works.  She spent a few months playing around with paint and making a mess, Continue Reading
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Mingle among the beautiful backdrop of our summer exhibitions as you stroll through the indoor and outdoor spaces of the arts center. Enjoy live-art demonstrations and music by multiple performers and sample fine wines and Continue Reading
Aug 18 – Aug 19 all-day Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City
Join us in downtown Traverse City for a urban-flavored en plein air paint out! There is no fee to participate, and cash prizes will be awarded! And with two days to participate, night owls and early Continue Reading
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Jenny Risher is fashion and portrait photographer. She graduated from Detroit’s College for Creative Studies, where she earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in photography. Jenny’s continual strive for perfection and natural sensibility has Continue Reading
Aug 23 @ 8:30 am – 6:00 pm CTAC - Traverse City
On Wednesday, August 23, join us for a fun day trip via comfy charter bus from Traverse City to Petoskey to view and get a special tour of the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibition, on display at Continue Reading
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Harbor Springs Lyric Theatre
Join us at the Harbor Springs Lyric Theater for insights and debate from commercial photographer, Jenny Risher, artist, Dr. Elizabeth Fergus-Jean, Professor Emeritus, John Fergus-Jean and photography collector and gallery owner, Jay Crouse. About our Continue Reading
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Our National Parks Exhibit Juror, Howard Bond, will talk about his work and share stories about his experience with Ansel Adams,  f64, and his work with the Sierra Club. About Howard Bond: Howard Bond began photographing[...]
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm 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[...]
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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[...]
Jul 5 @ 8:00 pm John M. Hall Auditorium, Bay View
Celebrate the spirit of our country, its national parks, and stunning photography along with the Michigan premiere of Ansel Adams: America, the Adrian Boyer Concerto and Aria winners, and Bay View Concert Orchestra. Ansel Adams: America[...]
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm 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[...]
Jul 13 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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[...]
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm Theater, CTAC-Petoskey
Learn about the man behind the famous images from the perspective of someone who worked side-by-side with him for nearly six years.  Drawing from his personal experiences, recollections, anecdotes and memorabilia, Alan Ross will give[...]
Jul 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have[...]
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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[...]
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Irish Boat Shop on Fairview, Harbor Springs
Meet the winemakers, brewers, chefs and artists! Sample wines from a variety of California and Michigan vineyards. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres created by guest chefs. Bid on select auction items and preview all the wonderful D’Art[...]
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm Irish Boat Shop on Fairview, Harbor Springs
    D’Art for Art begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres from featured guest chefs and continues with a seated gourmet dinner. There are many wonderful items to bid on in both the silent auction[...]
Jul 22 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm Bill Schwab's Photostock Studio
Date/Time: Saturday, July 22 from 9:30 – 5:00 PM Instructor: Bill Schwab Tuition: $86 Members / $126 Non-Members Fuse photographic processes from the 19th and 21st centuries! Using a digital file or an old family[...]
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have[...]
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Noted photographer, author and teacher, Monte Nagler, will talk about his work and share stores about his experiences studying with Ansel Adams. Monte Nagler will be teaching a Photography Workshop at Crooked Tree Arts Center[...]
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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[...]
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Northwestern Michigan College
The 57th annual Crooked Tree Outdoor Art Fair will be held on the grounds of Northwestern Michigan College on Saturday, July 29, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Over 100 artists and artisans from across the country[...]
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have[...]
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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[...]
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Join us in Petoskey for our annual plein air paint out! There is no fee to participate, and cash prizes will be awarded! And with two days to participate, night owls and early birds alike will find their[...]
Aug 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Rotunda Room, CTAC-Petoskey
During these four stand-alone presentations, John Fergus-Jean will examine the history and aesthetics of photography and key periods in photography’s evolution. Particular attention will be paid on the processes, movements, styles, and photographers that have[...]
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Jay Crouse was born into a photography family.  Jay’s Dad, Jack, was an avid photographer, complete with a darkroom in their home.  Along with catching the picture-taking passion from his Dad, Jay’s interest continued to[...]
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm 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[...]
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm 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[...]
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
In 2015, CTAC Artist in Residence, Amanda Hamilton, decided to return to painting after almost a decade spent largely on video works.  She spent a few months playing around with paint and making a mess,[...]
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am 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[...]
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey
Mingle among the beautiful backdrop of our summer exhibitions as you stroll through the indoor and outdoor spaces of the arts center. Enjoy live-art demonstrations and music by multiple performers and sample fine wines and[...]
Aug 18 – Aug 19 all-day Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City
Join us in downtown Traverse City for a urban-flavored en plein air paint out! There is no fee to participate, and cash prizes will be awarded! And with two days to participate, night owls and early[...]
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Gilbert Gallery, CTAC-Petoskey
Jenny Risher is fashion and portrait photographer. She graduated from Detroit’s College for Creative Studies, where she earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in photography. Jenny’s continual strive for perfection and natural sensibility has[...]
Aug 23 @ 8:30 am – 6:00 pm CTAC - Traverse City
On Wednesday, August 23, join us for a fun day trip via comfy charter bus from Traverse City to Petoskey to view and get a special tour of the Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibition, on display at[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Harbor Springs Lyric Theatre
Join us at the Harbor Springs Lyric Theater for insights and debate from commercial photographer, Jenny Risher, artist, Dr. Elizabeth Fergus-Jean, Professor Emeritus, John Fergus-Jean and photography collector and gallery owner, Jay Crouse. About our[...]
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