Currently at the Rankin Art Gallery
"Bobcats to Bobwhites; Nature & Wildlife in Art"
paintings by Randy Hendricks, taxidermy by Jan VanHoesen & Audubon Prints from the Ferris Permanent Collection
Exhibit Dates, November 8 - January 25, 2014
Artist Presentation: November 13, 6 - 6:30pm at Artworks in downtown Big Rapids
Opening Reception: November 13, 6:30pm - 8pm at Artworks in downtown Big Rapids
This exhibit can be seen in 3 locations: Artworks Upper Gallery, Card Wildlife Education
Center and display cases, in FLITE and Williams' Auditorium Lobby on Ferris' Big Rapids
You can find more about this exhibit and other related events by visiting the links
"Art is Stepping Out"
The Rankin Art Gallery at Ferris State University has been in existence for over thirty
years. Beginning in May of 2013 we will be closing our doors for an entire season
while the University Center is being constructed.
In order to sustain and continue to grow momentum the gallery has worked so hard to
achieve, we were face to face with the question "how do we exhibit art without a gallery?"
Thus, our theme for the Rankin Art Gallery 2013-2014 exhibition season is: "Art is
Through creative programing and true collaboration between the Big Rapids community,
Ferris students, and various colleges we are able to continue our mission while engaging
Look for Art out and about. We hope to see you enjoying new experiences.
Specific Exhibit information will be provided. Please see our schedule.
Contact: Carrie Weis, Gallery Director 231-591-2536 or Diane Cleland, Gallery Assistant