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Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center will be moving to the Knapp’s Building in downtown Lansing

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November 29, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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MI United States + Google Map

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PRESS RELEASENovember 29, 2021Lansing, MI

Announcing Move to Knapp’s BuildingLansing Art Gallery & Education Center will be moving to the Knapp’s Building in downtown Lansing in late 2021 with reopening plans TBD in early 2022. This special lease opportunity is for at least one year, thanks to the generosity of the George F. Eyde Family, LLC. This architectural landmark features many desired attributes, including an above-ground location, natural light, and nearby parking.Our Mission: Since 1965, Lansing Art Gallery & Education Center has served as a mainstay. Thanks to our community, we’re continuing our mission: to provide public awareness, education, and enjoyment of the arts by promoting the works of Michigan artists.Our Rich History: Facilities and Milestones: Our fifty-five-year journey has included numerous facilities, including the Center for the Arts, Lieberman’s, Jim’s Tiffany, and more. Please find more information attached and at the link hereDreaming Big: Potential Next Steps: We’re still seeking our forever home, “dreaming BIG,” and gaining traction with large- scale projects. We’re proud that our role in the Lansing Mayor’s Arts and Culture Commission built momentum for the recently announced performing arts center.In Good Stead, with Excellent Stewards: While this move is a short-term solution, we’re developing a long-term future vision with our community members, artists, Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, and funders. Rest assured, we’re financially healthy, in good stead, with excellent stewards.