The Detroit Artists Market

Featured Exhibition – 2016 Biennial All Media Exhibition

2016 Biennial All Media Exhibition

April 29, 2016 - May 28, 2016

The Detroit Artists Market (DAM) is pleased to present the Biannual All Media Exhibition 2016. Opening Friday, April 29th, 2016, DAM will host a public opening and awards reception from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This year, the DAM invited MaryAnn Wilkinson, Exhibitions Director at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning; and Adjunct Curator of Modern Art, University of Michigan Museum of Art to select from over 200 pieces of artwork submitted for consideration. The All Media Exhibition will feature a wide array of work from 64 local artists.

Biannual All Media Exhibition runs from Friday, April 29th through Saturday, May 28rd, 2016. Opening Reception: Friday, April 29th 6:00pm – 9:00pm.

Exhibiting Artists

Susan Aaron-Taylor, Jean-Paul Aboudib, Elena Arnaoutova, Nina Ashraf Asmi, Robert Beras, Robert Bielat, Jeffrey Bowman, Jackie Brooks, Coco Bruner, Brandon Burk, Jeanne Burris Johnson, Sandra Cardew, Rod Carter, Alan Casadei, Siyang Ziui Chen, Leslie Cislo, Peter Crow, Brian Day, Ian Decker, Caroline Del Giudice, Carlos Diaz, Barbara Dorchen, Jorg   Erichson, Linda King Ferguson, Marcia Freedman, Bruce Giffin, Al Hebert, Anna  Heikowsky, Claudia Hershman, Eugenia   Hoag, Bill Jackson, Meighen Jackson, John Jasso, Waleed Johnson, Dennis Jones, Alvaro Jurado, Deborah Kashdan, Hiroko Lancour, Francis Maskey, Michael McNeil, Joan Painter-Jones, Ron Parent, Catherine Peet, Brian Pitman, Tony Raguso, Patricia Riascos, Sandy Rice, Barry  Roth, Kris Schaedig, Marilyn Schechter, Mark Schwing, Dolores Slowinski, Nathaniel L. Smalls Jr., Ann Smith, Beast Syndicate, Steven Tapper, Ruth Tyszka, Thomas         VanderMeulen, Rick Vian, Leah   Waldo, Janis Walker, Marie Woo, Lulu Zheng and C. Zientek.

Juror – MaryAnn Wilkinson

Juror, MaryAnn Wilkinson, holds two positions at the University of Michigan: Exhibitions Director at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning; and Adjunct Curator of Modern Art, University of Michigan Museum of Art. As a consulting curator to UMMA, she advises on acquisitions and other issues regarding the modern art collection. In addition, she is an independent scholar and curator who specializes in modern and contemporary art.

Juror Statement

From painting to assemblage to fiber, the DAM Biennial showcases the wide range of media and techniques used by local artists. It’s exciting to see and jury all this fine work. – MaryAnn Wilkinson

DAM Featured Artist: James Puntigam, drubbings