Arts & Entertainment
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Artists repurpose discarded objects in Everything AND the Kitchen Sink: Michigan Outsider Artists. July 2-Aug. 15.
117 W. Liberty, Ann Arbor; 734-994-8004.
• The Michigan Ceramics Exhibition features a range of sculptures created in ceramic media. Through July 29. (Note: the center will be closed to the public July 1-10)
• Going Green features work relating to the general theme “green.”
125 Macomb Place, Mount Clemens; 586-469-8666.
The MAM Show features mosaic work from Michigan artists. Through July 11.
119 S. Main, Royal Oak; 248-546-8810.
• Mixed-media installations, interventions, and performances are featured in Visual Fringe 2011. July 15-24.
• Roxanne Jackson brings select recent works for Monster. Through Aug. 6.
109 University W., Windsor; 519-977-6564.
• Mirrors, plywood, and fiber-optic trees constitute Death by Landscape, an installation by artist Annie MacDonnell. July 2-Oct. 9.
• Dennis Michael Jones’ paintings in Sometimes, Somewhere, Someday seek to create a new language. Through July 17.
• History of the Present (Selected Works 1985-2009) is a retrospective of Canadian artist Jayce Salloum’s photo-based multimedia pieces. Through July 17.
401 Riverside Dr. W., Windsor, Ontario; 519-977-0013.
Great American Artists showcases the work of 11 African-American figurative artists through July 17.
311 E. Grand River, Detroit; 313-965-8430.
Made in the Mitten is the gallery’s ongoing exhibition of multimedia from more than 100 Michigan artists.
2840 Biddle, Wyandotte; 734-281-4779.
The Michigan Watercolor Society and Jud Coveyou take up residency in the art center through July 8.
1516 S. Cranbrook, Birmingham; 248-644-0866.
• Artists are exposing Victoria’s secret in Underwear Show, a curated group show that looks at the taboo matter. Through July 16.
• DAM Small(er) Show is a rotating showcase of small-scale art by more than 50 local artists. July 29-Aug 27.
4719 Woodward, Detroit; 313-832-8540.
Animal prints and drawings from more than 100 artists from around the world are in It’s a Zoo in Here, a comprehensive showing of the museum’s animal-based holdings. Through July 24.
5200 Woodward, Detroit; 313-833-7900.
A summer group exhibition runs through July 29.
480 W. Hancock, Detroit; 313-993-7813.
Artists who have previously shown at the gallery return for the Stable Invitational. Through July 22.
4750 Woodward, Detroit; 313-833-1300.
• Andrew Wyeth’s early and rarely seen works are displayed in Something Waits Beneath It — Early Work by Andrew Wyeth, 1939-1969. Through Aug. 7.
• Edmund Lewandowski’s work is remembered in this first-ever retrospective titled Precisionism and Beyond. Through Aug. 7.
1120 E. Kearsley, Flint; 810-234-1695.
Extremes runs through Aug. 7.
215 S. Fourth St., Ann Arbor; 734-997-7012.
The center’s Our Rivers, Our Lakes event begins July 22 and runs through Aug. 27.
16900 Kercheval, Grosse Pointe; 313-821-1848.
2 Centuries, 3 Decades, 28 works by Charles McGee is curated by Marilyn L. Wheaton. Free. Through Sept. 24.
7400 Bay Valley, Saginaw; 989-964-7125.
• Barely There (part one) is a group exhibition that deals with words, concepts, and knowledge. Free. Through July 31.
4454 Woodward, Detroit; 313-832-6622.
In conjunction with the Allied Media Conference, a two-person show combines the work of Chitra Gopalakrishnan and Wes Taylor. Through July 23.
444 W. Willis Units 111 and 111, Detroit; 313-833-9000.
The premiere of Detroit-based retro painter Slaw’s new work can be viewed in My Life in Pictures and Cars I Love. Through Aug. 6.
3024 Biddle, Wyandotte; 734-246-9880.
Detroit-Beauty Abandoned by Mary King will be on display July 16-Sept. 17.
1274 Library, Detroit; 313-961-4500.
The gallery’s July exhibition features work by Miss April and Audrey Pongracz.
323 E. Fourth, Royal Oak; 248-246-9544.
• Multiple Impressions: Contemporary Chinese Woodblock Prints presents work by 41 leading contemporary Chinese printmakers. July 16-Oct. 23.
• Amalia Pica creates multimedia pieces from everyday items turned around to make symbols or possible communication. Through Sept. 18. $5 suggested donation.
525 S. State, Ann Arbor; 734-764-0395.
Enjoy music under the stars — and along Lake St. Clair — as the DSO performs open-air concerts on the bucolic grounds of the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House. 8:30 p.m. July 8-9. Program to be announced, but there will be a fireworks finale. $20-$150.
1100 Lake Shore Rd., Grosse Pointe Shores; 313-576-5111.
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