The Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Board’s (MACMHB’s) Traveling Art Show II will complete its two-year travels around the state with its final appearance at the MACMHB fall conference at the Grand Traverse Resort on October 15-16.
An online auction of the pieces is now underway.
The show includes the piece shown here which represents the Northern Lakes CMH service area.
To view the show, go to: http://www.macmhb.org/Art_Show_II/Art_Catalog.html where you will be asked if you want to open or save. Click save and then open to view the show. To place a bid, please go to http://auctions.readysetauction.com/michassocofcommunity/. Bidding closes October 15, 2012.
The art show was developed was to help de-stigmatize mental illness, developmental disabilities and addictive disorders by showcasing the multidimensionality of the artists and to highlight the recovery potential of art. Consumers whose work was selected received a stipend. Sales support framing expenses for the next show.