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We are so excited to welcome this new year… with fresh energy and ideas, and a renewed sense of optimism and momentum for the work ahead. The Little Lake Valley has been full of rainbows this week, and one began (or ended) right in the North Street backyard. We take this a very good sign […]

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Welcome 2022!

We are so excited to open our doors again for our 2022 programs! A full calendar of programs and the roster of artists

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Artist Spotlight: Pamela DeLaura

Exhibition:  Circulation by Pamela DeLaura Billboard Location:  4717 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201 Exhibition Dates:  July 26 – August 20, 2021 The James Pearson Duffy Department of Art and Art History’s Elaine L. Jacob Gallery at Wayne State University (WSU) is pleased to present Circulation by Pamela DeLaura, featured on a billboard at the corner of  N. Woodward Ave. […]

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Artist Spotlight: Anne Garvey

Anne Garvey sends love from Oakland… “I think of my experience at the residency often, and still use my time there as inspiration for new work. These images are artwork I’ve done over the past year that are a direct result of my experiences in Willits. At the time I collaborated with fellow resident, Christine […]

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Artist Spotlight: Menton Builders

Local artists and builders from the Menton family continue to do amazing work, incorporating durable, sustainable and innovative concepts in their projects…

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Artist Spotlight: Kadi Franson

“I recently got married, and was so happy to invite my North Street co-residents, Pam and Briahn, to be a part of the virtual celebration. I continue to feel immense gratitude for the support, time, and community that the North Street residency facilitated…” …Artist Kadi Fransen checks in from Utah!

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Artist Spotlight: Becky Brown

Former Artist Resident, Becky Brown, checks in with us from Buffalo New York! What are you working on these days?

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Open Letter to Our Community

Dear alumni, guest artists, supporters, and friends of the North Street Collective, Things have been so quiet—and lonely!—here these past months. It’s hard to describe how much we miss you, the vibrant community of artists and makers who have lived and worked and gathered here over the years.

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SOLACE Solace is the art of asking the beautiful question, of ourselves, of our world or of one another, often in fiercely difficult and un-beautiful moments. Solace is what we must look for when the mind cannot bear the pain, the loss or the suffering that eventually touches every life and every endeavor; when longing […]

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Small Works Show

Willits Center for the Arts Presents its 2020 Members Small Works Show

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