Duneland Plien Air Painters group exhibition. Oct. 4 - 27 5 pm - 8 pm En plein air (French pronunciation: [ɑ̃ plɛn ɛːʁ], French for outdoors, or plein air painting) is the act of painting outdoors. This method contrasts with studio painting or academic rules that might create a predetermined look.
Artist Reception 5 pm - 8 pm on August 2nd "Fun and Games" opens with a free public reception as part of Michigan City’s popular First Friday Art Walk. Gallery owners, The opening begins at 5 p.m., with light hors d’oeuvres and an opportunity to meet the artist and learn more about her fascinating process.
Michigan City Art Hop
The First Friday of each month Michigan City art galleries stay open late and have special events as varied as the many galleries themselves. From 5 pm - 8 pm
Start at the Rising Phoenix Gallery and work your way north visiting each of the many wonderful Michigan City art galleries along the way. All summer long when you finally leave the last gallery at 8 pm, you will only be a stone's throw from our beautiful beach on the shores Lake Michigan, and you can make it there just in time for sun set.
The Gift Shop. All of the high quality items you will find here are created by local and regional artists and artisans. There is something for just about everyone. Our products include: blown glass, jewelry, paintings and prints, fiber art, ceramics, books, and more.
The Rising Phoenix Gallery in Michigan City offers a wide variety of art classes. Special guest instructors from our talented pool of local artists provide workshops teaching drawing, painting, needle felting, and more.