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May 18 – June 25, 2016
Juror: Susan Aaron-Taylor
Reception: Friday, May 20, 5-8 pm
Gallery Talk: Thursday, June 16, 6 pm

Blooms, Bugs, Beasts has been a popular annual exhibition at the Scarab Club for many years. The all-media, juried exhibition has a theme of flowers, insects, animals, landscapes, and seascapes and submissions were open to all artists.

Juror: Susan Aaron-Taylor
Brooklyn-born and Detroit-based, Aaron-Taylor studied art at Cranbrook Art Academy and Wayne State University. As an educator, was a Professor on the faculty of the College for Creative Studies in Detroit since 1973, serving as Chair of the Crafts Department from 1980 to 1990, Section Chair of Fibers from 1973 to 2013 and currently as Professor emerita. Her work has been exhibited in museums and galleries across the United States, and is included in numerous collections, including Cranbrook Art Museum, Kmart Corporation, and Westin Hotels.

Participating Artists
Jim Aho | Andrea Arbit | Robert Beras | Max Boyang
CJ Breil | Doug Cannell | Greg Carr | Edward Duff | Dea Faoro
Myles Gallagher | Heather Gardner | Bruce Giffin | May Hiddleston
Julie Howard | Melinda Hurst Frye | Birgit Huttemann-Holz
Sarah Jantzi  | Kelly Johnston | Katy Kestler | Phil Krzeminski
Angela Larson | Joe Lastomirsky | Drew LaVercombe | Craig Merchant
Kathleen W. O’Connell | Julie Pangborn-Harley | Matt Paw | Tim Pewe
Ted Ramsay | Mariuca Rofick | Denise Roguz | Matruka Sherman
Donna Shipman | Edward Stanulis | Nicholas Teetelli
Christine Welch | Sharlene Welton

With thanks for the generous support of Frances & Nick Pavlovics, 
Shed 1, Eastern Market

Image: Nick Teetelli, African Dusk II, Digital photograph

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