Canvas Pontiac is a series of programs bringing art back to the community bringing art and culture back to downtown Pontiac. Throughout the year local artists have their canvased worked displayed outdoors on select buildings throughout Downtown Pontiac in a walkable setting to be enjoyed by all.
The Pontiac art community awaits your involvement. Come and be a part of the "Awakening"
The Pontiac Downtown Business Association (PDBA) supports the local arts through the Canvas Pontiac program. The PDBA is a non-profit, volunteer organization.
The Arts Center was created through efforts of Dr. Harold Furlong, a World War I hero, holder of the Congressional Medal of Honor, and a physician. He believed passionately that children deserved a place in their community where they could see, learn, and experience art.
The Art Experience, Inc. is a non-profit art studio in Pontiac, MI.
Beginning in 1995 six artists and art therapists rented a downtown Pontiac storefront with a unique mission - to take the myth of the isolated struggling artist and turn it on its head.
Gallery on the Boulevard is located in the Franklin Historic District in Pontiac, MI.
The gallery features a vast array of artwork including paintings, textiles, blown glass, and jewelry from classically trained artists as well as local craftsmen.
The Art Awakening