Thursday, November 12, 2020

Annual Northville Art House exhibit features ‘Small Wonders’

The Northville Art House is currently featuring more than 150 works on a diminutive scale created by 67 national and international artists.

The Small Works: Juried All-Media Exhibition will continue through Dec. 12 and includes works limited to16 inches in any direction. The artwork ranges from two-dimensional drawings, paintings, photography, and traditional prints to three-dimensional ceramics, fused glass, metalwork, and textiles. All works are for sale and priced to be perfect holiday gifts that will have everyone feeling festive,” according to Art House Creative Director Ryan Kaltenbach.

 “Whether you're starting a collection, adding to one, or giving art as a gift, small works can bring countless hours of intimate pleasure,” he said.

The artists presenting their small works in the exhibition include: JeanPaul Aboudib (Canton), Sandra Ackerman (West Bloomfield), Peter Acomb (Detroit), Suzanne Allen (Ferndale), Adina Andrus (Long Island City, NY), Jill Ault (Ann Arbor), Sylvia Bandyke (Royal Oak), Judith Bemis (Ann Arbor), Irina Bondarenko (Ann Arbor), Danna Bowersox (Northville), Candace Brancik (Milford), Allen Brooks (Livonia), Marchelle Brotz (Northville), Sara Slee Brown (Iowa City, IA), Cherie Burbach (Oostburg, WI), Zena Carnaghi (Grosse Pointe Farms), Pat Cheal(Brighton), Donald Cronkhite (Allen Park), Patricia Davenport (Ann Arbor), Pamela Day (Wixom), Lorraine Dietrich (Shawinigan, Quebec), Arlene Evans (Northville), Nancy Fanzini (Farmington Hills),Laura Fawaz (Northville), Daria Fileta (Northville), Kathy Fish-Gilbert (Waterford), Kath Frajbis(Whitmore Lake), Daniel Geanes (Detroit), Denise Gonzalez (Northville), Debbie Grifka (Ann Arbor), Sara Hadley (Novi), Lawrence Hamilton (Wixom), Joan Harris (Ann Arbor), Angela Helt (Commerce Township), Jim Karell (Plymouth), WanChuan Kesler (Northville), Laila Kujala (Milan), Maria Latour (Livonia), Brant MacLean (Detroit), Susan Mankowski (Ann Arbor), Kathleen McNamee (Grosse Pointe Farms), Irene Mokra (Ann Arbor), Mary Lou Olds (Tecumseh), Linda Pelowski (Farmington Hills), Robert Perrish (Livonia), Susan Perrish (Livonia), Lisa Richter (Bingham Farms), Denise Rohde (Ann Arbor), Jeanne Ruzzin (Oak Park), Gayle Sanchirico (Brighton), Stephanie Sarris (Novi), Bill Schahfer (Royal Oak), Chuck Schroeder (Livonia), Brenda Beene Shackleford (Roseville), KK Sparks (Milford), Rose Starke(Farmington Hills), Pamela Stoddard (Howell), Pat Vartanian (Novi), Virginia Wait (Whitmore Lake), Cornelia Wende (Ann Arbor), Bob Wesley (Walled Lake), Lisa Wight (Plymouth), Janice Wilkiemeyer (Northville), Lou Wolf Vallance (Rockford), Nobuko Yamasaki (Grosse Pointe Shores), Emily Zelasko (Lincoln Park), and Lori Zurvalec (Grosse Pointe).

The public is invited to a free reception for Small Works set for 1 until  3 p.m.  Saturday, Nov. 14.  All small works are 10 percent off the listed price during the reception. Art House hours are 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.  

The Art House will be closed Thanksgiving Week. Visitors are required to wear face coverings and practice social distancing. The Northville Art House is located at 215 W. Cady in Northville. For more information, visit