The Midland Artists Guild (MAG) will hold their annual juried exhibition at Creative 360 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 23. Many of MAG’s 80 members will be involved in this multi-media exhibition which includes original painting, sculpture, photography, and more. Awards will be presented during the opening reception. Jurist is Kim Kleinhardt, gallery owner, artist, and educator. On exhibit through 4/22.

Thanks to exhibition sponsors: Ace Hardware, Café American, Creative 360, Eastman Party Store, Espresso Milano, Grand Traverse Pie Company, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland Community Center, Midori Sushi & Martini Bar, Shirlene’s Cuisine, and Stacker’s Grill.

Note: Our next exhibition features the works of Patricia Olsen and Rebecca Hart and opens April 27.

And the 2018 winners are!

MAG 2018 Best of Show

Best of Show: Ashely by Jody McDonald

MAG 2018 1st Place

First Place: Table for Two by Carol Buller

2nd Plance – July: She is Free by Allise Noble










Awards of Excellence

Serenity by Don Rulf

Serenity by Don Rulf

Floral Impressions by Rebecca Doepel

Floral Impressions by Rebekah Doepel

Son, I'll be There for You by Victoria Parker

Son, I’ll be There For You by Victoria Parker

Awards of Merit

Imagine by Jasminka B. Bazina

Imagine by Jasminka B. Bllazina

Angel Oak by Charles Bonham

Angel Oak by Charles Bonham

Gnarled Branches by Pat Smith

Gnarled Branches by Pat Smith

Homage to the Black Dahlia by Janice Wegner

Homage to the Black Dahlia by Janice Wegner








About Creative 360
Creative 360 is a not-for-profit community arts and wellness organization founded in 1994. Its mission is to create environments that allow people of all ages and abilities to experience the creative process, and to enhance physical, mental and spiritual wellness through the arts and humanities. The organization’s core values of inclusiveness, creativity, respect and community drive the culture at Creative 360. Activities at Creative 360 are supported in part by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, Midland Area Community Foundation and the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation.

About Midland Artists Guild
Founded in 1981, the Midland Artists Guild is an active and dynamic organization of more than 100 members from the Great Lakes Bay Region. Membership in the Guild is open ot anyone who participates or has an interest in the visual arts. MAG members have diverse backgrounds, as well as broad levels of experience working in a range of media. Whether you are a beginner or professional, we encourage you to join us in exploring the art world through events and activities offered by the Midland Artists Guild.