Public Pool in Hamtramck is hosting an art show appropriately entitled BANANA! The show is co-curated by Alice V. Schneider, Megan Frye and Mariah Dallas and will feature 22 different artists all displaying pieces of work featuring bananas. The list of artists includes, Corrie Baldauf, Lauren Bickers, Davin Brainard, Mariah Dallas, Claire D'Aoust, Jessica Frelinghuysen, Megan Frye, Megan Heeres, Justin Marshall, Nancy Mitchnick, Sarah Rayburn, Dalia Reyes, Rachel Reynolds, Jackie Rines, Ripe n Easy, Alice V Schneider, Clinton Snider, Cedric Tai, Thick Air, Andy Thompson, Rachel Yezbick and Robert Zahorsky. The group has already been sharing a ton of banana filled pictures on the Facebook event page, judging by that, this is going to be a pretty fun event!
The official opening reception is Saturday, June 7th from 7 p.m. 'til 11 p.m. At the beginning of the night there will even be Banana Splits served up to guests! So make sure you head out early to snatch up a delicious treat! If you can't make it out this weekend, don't worry. BANANA! runs through June 28th. Public Pool is located at 3309 Caniff in Hamtramck, just a few short blocks down from Small's. They have a lot of cool events going on, including a mock record album designing project. Head over and "like" them on Facebook to stay in the loop with all of their happenings.