Detroit Focus Gallery: The
Time Is Now. Area artists, archi-
tects and designers created one-
of-a-kind timepieces for an
auction to benefit the gallery.
Opening preview: 5:30-9 p.m. Fri-
day, May 10; auction and draw-
ing for prizes: 7-10 p.m. Friday,
May 31. Auction items on view
through May 31. 12-6 p.m. Thurs-
day-Saturday. Admission free. 33
East Grand River, at Farmer.
Rescuers of the Holocaust:
Gay Block and Malka Drucker
traveled the world to create this
traveling photographic exhibition,
which pays tribute to individuals
who hid, protected and saved
Jews from the Nazis. It is accom-
panied by a video of interviews
with rescuers, 'They Risked Their
Lives." Through June 15. 9-5 dai-
ly; open until 9 p.m. Tuesdays, be-
ginning May 15. Van Andel
Public Museum, 272 Pearl St.
NW, Grand Rapids. (616) 456-
Association: Fifteenth Annual
Michigan Fine Arts Competition,
juried by Jane Hammond.
Through May 4. 9:30 a.m.-4:30
p.m. Monday-Saturday. 1516 S.
Cranbrook Road, Birmingham.
Center Galleries: 1996 Center
for Creative Studies Student Ex-
hibition. Most artwork is for sale,
with proceeds going to student
artists. Patrons reception 5-6 p.m.
Friday, May 10. Tickets are $200.
Exhibition Opening 6-9 p.m. Fri-
day, May 10. Tickets are $25/ad-
vance/$30 at door. Open to public,
free of charge, Saturday, May 11
through May 26. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Monday-Friday; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday. 201 East
Kirby, Detroit. (313) 872-9463 or
(313) 872-3118, Ext. 280. Design
100: Selections From the Ameri-
Williams St., Pontiac. (810) 333-
Paint Creek Center for the
Arts: The Sum of Its Parts, an ex-
hibition of multiples. Sandra
Cardew, new work. Through May
17. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sat-
urday. 407 Pine St., Rochester.
Farmington Artists Club
Spring Exhibit: Through May
5. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Satur-
day; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, May
5. Farmington Hills Activities
Center, 28600 11 Mile Road,
Swords Into Plowshares: can Center for Design, Chicago.
Cuadros. Textile pictures by the Through May 3. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
women of Peru, expressing the Tuesday-Saturday. Park Shelton
shared life of its creators - its re- Building, 15 East Kirby, Suite The Art Center: 16th Annual
Mt. "Clemens Art Fair, co-spon-
alities, struggles and hopes. Open- 107, Detroit. (313) 874-1955.
sored by the Art Center and the
ing reception 5-9 p.m. Friday,
May 3. Barbara Cervenka of the Creative Arts Center: Second Mount Clemens Business Asso-
University of Michigan School of Annual All-Media In-State Art In- ciation. 120 featured artists in all
Art will speak. Through July 27. vitational, featuring work of media. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday,
11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, Thurs- Michigan artists in all media. May 10, and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat-
day, Saturday. 33 E. Adams, De- Through May 31. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. urday, May 11. Impressions of
Light, recent works by William
troit. (313) 965-5422.
Tuesdays through Saturdays. 47
THE CLARENCE H. WHITE SCHOOL OF PHOTOGRAPHY
In conjunction with this
current exhibition, the DIA
I F P
Hosner and Sharon Will. Through
May 24. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-
Friday; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
125 Macomb Place, Mount
Clemens. (810) 469-8666.
Detroit Historical Museum:
Elegance in Glass, rare Victorian
and early 20th-century glass from
the collection of Paul Windorf.
Through June. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-5
p.m. Saturday-Sunday. $3
adults/$1.50 seniors and children.
5401 Woodward, Detroit. (313)
Detroit Institute of Arts: Ex-
pertising Day. DIA curators and
other staff members help identi-
fy objects and offer advice about
restoration and care. 1-4 p.m.
Tuesday, May 7. Surrealist Vision
and Technique: Drawings and
Collages from the Pompidou Cen-
ter and the Picasso Museum,
Paris. The surrealist movement
was a reaction to the modernist
3‘ ■4 11
.-1 4e 604.
Studio - Gallery
May 1 1 &18
11 a.m.- 1 p.m./Holley Room
Kathleen A. Erwin,
curator of the collection, leads
an in-depth look at the
photographs in the exhibition.
White's philosophy of art, the
discovery of these
photographs and the new
appreciation for White's
teachings are explored in this
$20 general public;
$16 members, students, seniors.
To register, call (313)833-4249.
Photo: Organ Pipes, c. 1931. Margaret Bourke-White.
Photo courtesy of the estate of Margaret Bourke-White.
The exhibition is drawn from the Coville Photographic
Art Foundation and Warren and Margot Coville
Photographic Collection, and co-organized by the
Detroit Institute of Arts and George Eastman House.
Air travel provided in part by Northwest Airlines.
THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF HITS
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by Fratelli Toso
250 W. Eight Mile
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Gallery Hours T-F 1-5 p.m. and by appt.