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Between Landscape and Place

Painter, John Dempsey   BY ALLISON ROSBURY ON MAY 2, 2016   Right in the heart of the Downtown Flint art scene, painter John Dempsey has been maintaining a studio for over 25 years, working with the Buckham Fine Arts Project, and exhibiting his work at the Flint Institute of Arts, and many o ...


Art from Buckham Gallery's Flint Water Crisis Exhibit

October 15, 2016 Artists interpret the Flint water crisis: The Flint Water Crisis exhibit at Buckham Gallery opened on Friday, Oct. 14. Artist members and friends created various works of art through different mediums to show their interpretation of the water crisis. Todd Onweller: He designed his pie ...


Art Show Centered Around Flint’s Water Emergency

FLINT (WJRT) - (10/14/16) - "Art can call attention to a crisis like no other media can” - that's what Flint artists are hoping to do with an "edgy" show Friday night at Buckham Fine Art Gallery. It's all centered around Flint's water emergency. The gallery is packed full with pieces from as far away ...


Art Works for Flint’s Detained Youth

June 27, 2016 By Shelley R. Spivack Sixteen years old, alone, and facing life imprisonment without parole for the murder of his best friend’s father. This was Randy, a boy I was appointed to represent in 1988. The first juvenile in the now infamous city of Flint to be automatically tried as an adult ...


Flint’s Artists and Cultural Organizations Help Cope with the Crisis

Janet Tyson May 26, 2016 FLINT, Mich. — When President Obama visited Flint a few weeks ago and took note of peoples’ feisty attitude, I was relieved to have my own perceptions echoed by someone I trust, who probably has spent about as much — or more accurately, as little — time in the city as I ...


Buckham Gallery to Sell One-of-a-Kind Christmas Tree Ornaments

December 10, 2015 FLINT, MI -- People attending the Second Friday Artwalk this week can get one-of-a-kind Christmas ornaments while supporting downtown Flint's Buckham Gallery. Buckham Gallery in downtown Flint will host its annual artist member show starting on Friday for ArtWalk. In the center of the ...


5 things to Do in Genesee County

November 19, 2015 Vehicle City Fashion Week Fundraiser Runway and Trunk Show -- Friday, Nov. 20 A photo from the 2013 Vehicle City Fashion Week runway show Gospel Divas at The McCree Theatre -- Saturday, Nov. 21 Flushing's Lynne Calloway poses for a portrait in the sound booth in Reflective Productio ...


Downtown Flint's Yoga Loft Moving Back to Buckham Gallery

March 21, 2015- FLINT, MI -- The Yoga Loft will move back to a familiar home after this week. It was seven years ago when owner Lois Schneider started her yoga business at the Buckham Gallery, giving her a start when downtown looked a little different. "They let me come in there and share the space fro ...


1st Friday at Buckham

Buckham Gallery is proud to introduce our latest artistic endeavor, 1st Friday at Buckham. 1st Friday will feature live music by talented artists in a variety of genres. The 1st Friday event will take place on the first Friday of every month and will begin at 6 pm. Please have a look at our events calend ...


Art Prize Hat Trick

by Scott Atkinson via MLive.com FLINT, MI — Call it an Art Prize hat trick. John Dempsey, a Flint painter, has had his work accepted for a third time into the annual art show and contest that brings entries and participants from across the world. Not bad for someone who's only tried four times — es ...


Shop Floor Theatre Company to explore a variety of issues

FLINT - Shop Floor Theatre Company will begin its 2014 season with a series of staged-readings of three plays exploring contemporary issues and promoting civic dialogue. Each play will feature local actors playing a variety of different roles. Shop Floor Theatre Company aims to create original and tran ...


Re-Search Exhibition

Buckham Gallery is proud to present Re-Search, our January exhibition. Re-Search features the art of Laura Amtower, Clara Mclenon and Trevor King and will be on display through February 7th. This activity is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the N ...


Artist Members Show

Buckham Gallery is proud to present our annual Artist Members Show. Opening on Friday, December 6th, this exhibition will feature the works of several of our very own artist members. Bundle up and stop by during the Flint Art Walk for our opening reception from 6 - 9pm.


Cartoons, Comics and Sequential Art

Buckham Gallery presents Cartoons, Comics and Sequential Art. Opening on November 8th at 6pm, the exhibition features 5 of the Flint area's most eclectic Cartoonists and Sequential Artists including: Ryan Claytor (U of M Sequential Arts Instructor) Pat Hardin (Single Panel Cartoonist Extraordinair ...


"Post-Industrial" Art by Detroit Artist on Display at Buckham Gallery

April 03, 2012 FLINT, MI--Buckham Gallery artist member John Dempsey will be part of the group show "Being There" at Buckham Gallery and his work will showcase a theme that should be familiar to people to Flint. His work is inspired by post-industrial societies  like Flint or his hometown of Detroit. ...


Tom Nuzum to Be Remembered in a Special Way During ArtWalk

By Jessica Strachan | The Flint Journal on November 04, 2011 at 7:10 AM, updated November 04, 2011 at 6:43 PM At the Second Friday ArtWalk this month, there’ll be more than vibrant artistry on display, performers along the streets and music flooding onto the streets. This time, there’ll be a s ...


Everyday Items Can Become Interesting Art at Buckham Gallery

April 19, 2011 FLINT — Got a few things laying around the house without any obvious use?  Maybe an outdated roll of duct tape? Buckham Gallery has the perfect solution, one that fuses creativity, frugality and just plain fun in an upcoming workshop entitled “Handmade Crafts with Amy Kelsey.”  ...


Artistic Legacy Tom Nuzum's Death Brings Extra Meaning to Auction

March 23, 2011 FLINT -- For many local art buffs, Friday’s “Six Degrees of Cool” Cool City Art Auction is the chance to bid on some of the area’s freshest and most unique pieces of work while supporting Flint’s art venues. For many others, this year brings the opportunity to get another look a ...


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