Reception for Two Art Exhibitions

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm


NCRC, Building 18 Lobby


Presented by NCRC Art          

Please join us for a reception to celebrate Allie McGhee – Cosmic Images 2000 andDonita Simpson – Context is Everything.

Enjoy art and a delicious array of treats – savory and sweet.

Appetizers and beverages served in the Building 18 Lobby.

Open to the public.

Cosmic Images 2000

Allie McGhee is Detroit’s famed “Old Master” of abstract expressionism.   After attending Cass Technical High School, Detroit, McGhee studied at Ferris State University and Eastern Michigan University, where he graduated in 1965. A Detroiter for over five decades, he is committed to art in public places, such as his commissions for Michigan Avenue Station on the Detroit People Mover and Detroit Receiving Hospital. His paintings are included in the collections of the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Studio Museum in Harlem, NYC; and has been featured at the G.R. N'namdi Gallery (Detroit, MI), the Hill Gallery (Birmingham, MI), Marlborough Gallery (NYC) and Art Basel Week, Miami. Read More >>

Context is Everything

Donita Simpson is a Detroit based photographer who creates images of Detroit area artists, many who have exhibited at NCRC, in their personal creative environments. She earned her BFA, MFA and MEd from Wayne State University. Read More >>