The Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is currently accepting entries for the Lake Effect exhibit. A DCA art exhibit celebrating water’s visual effects and its power to inspire. Artworks relate to water in all its forms as a natural force and influence in our world. We encourage you to be creative with this theme!
Please download the complete guidelines and entry form by clicking on the image at the right.
Entry Deadline and Drop-off by:
Saturday, October 28, 2017 by 3pm
Reception: November 10, 2017 from 6pm-8pm
Exhibit Runs: November 3 - November 18, 2017
Exhibit Proposals The DCA is open to your vision. All media will be considered including installation, digital, performance, and video. All types of artists, emerging to experienced, as well as groups and arts organizations may submit a proposal for exhibit. Please note that Gallery schedules are determined in advance so proposals will be considered all year, but usually will not be scheduled for 6 months - 1 year after review. Download the exhibit brochure.
School District Art Exhibits If you are a school district that is interested in displaying your students' artwork, please contact the DCA. Schedules are set as first come first serve basis. Art teachers are also encouraged to contact the DCA.
The activities of the DCA are supported by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS and the NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS. Please click on their logos to understand the importance of state government investment and the impact of public funding on the arts in our community.
Friday: Closed - open for special events
Sunday and Monday: Closed - open for special events
Gift Shop Give the gift of handmade. Looking for that unique something?
Visit the DCA Gift Shop, which is open year round during business hours. We provide artists a unique retail space to sell one-of-a-kind, handmade items. If you are an artist interested in selling your work, please contact us or download the guidelines and inventory sheet here.
The Downriver Council for the Arts is a non-profit, 501(c)3 regional arts organization that represents, promotes and serves 21 Downriver communities in Southeast Michigan. Our mission is to enrich the quality of life in the Downriver communities by advocating and promoting the arts and providing opportunities for involvement and participation in arts and cultural activities. The Downriver Council for the Arts (DCA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides services without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or handicap. Funding for the DCA comes from grants, donations, membership, fundraising events, and gallery sales.