Art Explosion was a HUGE Success!

Art Explosion!

This year our special guest exhibit, Art Explosion, retuned to the IQhub.  Presented by Sparrow Clinton Hospital, Art Explosion was on display for thousands of visitors to enjoy, with all different art. The event will ran from November 30, 2021 through February 24, 2022 and had special events each month. Admission to the Art Explosion event was free.

Local artists were invited to display their works with a submission deadline of November 9, 2021. All mediums of art were on display,  including paintings, pottery, drawings, wood carvings, metal sculpture, photography and jewelry. Some of the entries were even listed for sale.

The guest exhibit kicked off on Tuesday, November 30th with a Giving Tuesday fundraiser. Throughout the three month long event, members of the public were invited to vote on their favorite piece of art.  There was also special events hosted at the IQhub, through out the guest exhibit.  First, a very special Indoor Winter Farmers Market was held on Tuesday, December 7th from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Next, there was a painting night with Whimsical pARTy Gallery of St Johns on Wednesday, January 19th from 6:00 pm to 8:00pm.  The grand finale of Art Explosion was an Artist “Meet & Greet” (click here for more info) with people’s choice awards on Thursday, February 24th , 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00pm.

Stay tuned for our next guest exhibit, featuring Native American History and Culture.  If you would like to be involved in our next guest exhibit, please contact the IQhub at 989-227-3847 or email

The IQhub is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose primary purpose is to be a free educational center for agricultural history, innovation and exploration.