Art & Soul: The Visual Arts - A Look Back At The Washtenaw County Artists And Activities Of 2018

Dec 13, 2018

Credit John Gutoskey

This week, "Art and Soul" is a look back at many of the visual arts activities we talked about in 2018.  89.1 WEMU’s Lisa Barry is joined by state and local arts leader Omari Rush, who showcase the wide variety of arts activities and events that took place in our community.

Omari Rush
Credit Lisa Barry / 89.1 WEMU

Washtenaw County's visual arts scene had so much to offer in 2018--so many displays, so many events, so many amazing guests.  Lisa and Omari discuss what really stood out this past year.  Listed below are a few of their favorite moments.  For refreshers, click on the links below:

"Straight Up" Logo
Credit Amanda McKey

"Theory of Change" Chart
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Vintage picture from Ann Arbor Blues Festival
Credit Tom Copi

Wayzgoose Printing Festival Logo
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