Talismans And Other Acts Of Magic
The talisman is defined as an object, typically a ring or stone, that is thought to have magic powers and to bring good luck. Sharon Stackpole and Jennifer Ellifritz are exploring the concept of the talisman and other acts of magic in their show about personal power and sorcery opening in the MAC in May. Using painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and mixed media they have illustrated a narrative of discovery and metamorphosis
Older adults play an important role in our community, including their ability to bring beauty, culture and meaning to our lives through their work as artists. 2016 will mark the 25th year since this exhibition began at MAC.
Royal Devotion is an homage to Prince, who passed away April 21, 2016. This exhibition is a collaboration between The Artist Collective of West Virginia, Alien Gold, Retro-tique and MAC. Various artists have contributed pieces that revere and pay tribute to the legendary musician.
Allegheny Chamber Players
The Allegheny Chamber Players return to MAC on June 5. The program is entitled “Music for Twos and Threes from the Eighteenth to the Twenty-First Century.” It includes duets by British composer Ian Clarke, Franz Danzi of Germany, Heitor Villa-Lobos of Brazil, and American composer Peter Schickele. Trios by Beethoven, C.P. E. Bach, and Francis Poulenc will be performed as well.