Celebrating Black History through the Arts

The Pontiac Creative Art Center Celebrates Black History Month this Saturday with Two Free Events The Pontiac Creative Arts Center (PCAC) invites the public to celebrate Black History Month on Saturday, February 23, with two special events showcasing the talents and works of local African-American storytellers and musicians. The first event brings in author Jean Alicia Elster from 1:00–3:00 p.m. to discuss her award-winning book, The Colored Car. Her book is a coming of age story set in … [Read more...]

The Forgotten Traveler Art Exhibition April 1

The Pontiac Creative Art Center Celebrates National Arab-American Heritage Month The Pontiac Creative Arts Center (PCAC) invites the public to an artist reception to celebrate National Arab-American Heritage Month on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. “The Forgotten Traveler” exhibition embraces Ibn Battuta’s idea that we are all travelers on a journey guided by our faith towards an authentic life. The show runs April 1-29 and includes oil paintings, photographs, ceramics, … [Read more...]

Pontiac Creative Art Center Celebrates Black History Month

Two Friday events and a full month of art celebrate Black History month in Pontiac. The February show brings an artist in from Atlanta, GA and Yaktown Poets stop by for a variety show mid-month. Black History Month gets underway at the Pontiac Creative Art Center this Friday, February 5, for an art opening from Pontiac native Steven M. Tette S. The month-long show, Beneath the Façade, opens with a reception from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday. The show runs until March 5. From the … [Read more...]

Call for Entries from Pontiac Artists

Are you a Pontiac Artist? The Pontiac Creative Arts Center (PCAC) is hosting their annual local artist exhibition during the month of August. The call for entries is open until July 29, 2014, for two- and three-dimensional art. The opening reception will be held on Friday, August 1, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The exhibition runs during the month of August, Tuesdays through Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Pontiac artists are eligible if they live or have their studio within the city of … [Read more...]