SCENE) Metrospace was founded by the City of East Lansing in 2004, and continues to be operated by the Department of Art, Art History, and Design at Michigan State University. Located in downtown East Lansing, it was founded in 2004 as a response to the “Cool Cities” initiative set forth by former Governor Granholm. (SCENE) Metrospace has maintained a diverse range of visual art exhibitions, musical performances, and other forms of expression since it’s opening. In 2015 the City of East Lansing and Michigan State University joined forces to program and operate the space. (SCENE) Metrospace hosts 6-week themed exhibitions featuring work by contemporary artists.
Please see below for more information about Exhibitions hosted by (SCENE) Metrospace since the fall of 2015. If you are interested in learning more about exhibitions and special programming hosted by (SCENE) Metrospace beginning in 2006 up until Spring of 2015, please visit the archive created by the City of East Lansing.
An exhibition featuring drawings that engage with concepts of time and space.
August 26- October 2, 2016
Solo exhibition featuring the sculptures of Nathaniel Foley
July 8 – August 19, 2016
An annual exhibition of Undergraduate Artwork from the Department of Art, Art History, and Design.
April 1- April 24, 2016
An exhibition that explores the possibilities of an additive or subtractive action.
January 22 – February 21, 2016
An exhibition of work intended to be viewed at an intaminate distance.
November 13, 2015 - January 8, 2016
Featuring Artists from Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio.
September 18 - October 30, 2015