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Time: October 26, 2013 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: Twisted Fish Gallery
Street: 10443 S. Bayshore Dr.
City/Town: Elk Rapids
Website or Map: http://twistedfishgallery.com
Event Type: art
Organized By: Twisted Fish Gallery
Latest Activity: Oct 21
Anni Crouter, an exhibiting artist at Twisted Fish, took home second place honors in the world’s largest open art competition in Grand Rapids this fall, winning $75,000.
Meet the Artist at a Twisted Fish Reception, 6-8pm. Everyone is welcome.
Crouter’s Artprize entry, "Polar Expressed," was a series of three life-size acrylics of polar bears. Numerous Crouter works will be on display and for sale at the reception, including glycées (prints) of her winning bears. Other pieces by the artist may be viewed at twistedfishgallery.com.
Born in Chicago, Crouter is married to a veterinarian and lives in Flint. She attended Mott Community College, majoring in Business with a minor in art, and has been painting and drawing since she was a child. Her art has been featured in exhibits and galleries around the country.
Gallery hours: Mon.-Sat., 10am to 5pm; Sun. noon-5pm.
[Cropped] Image shown: Anni with "Polar Expressed."
Elk Rapids, on East Grand Traverse Bay and Elk Lake, is about 15 miles northeast of Traverse City on US-31.