Thursday, March 31, 2011

Non Native Exhibtion Pictures

Chido Johnson

Katie Phillips

Katie Phillips

Amy Sacksteder

Katie Phillips

Kyohei Abe

Wednesday, March 30, 2011


Our first ever panel discussion was a hit! Thank you for a fantastic turn-out and great discussion. And special thanks to our panel and moderators!

Video of NON NATIVE Panel Discussion from Butter Projects on Vimeo.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Panel Discussion - March 20, 2pm

Guest moderators, Vince Carducci and renee c. hoogland will lead exhibiting artists Kyohei Abe, Chido Johnson, Katie Phillips and Amy Sacksteder in discussion about their influences and inspirations taken from their hometowns and being an artist in Metro Detroit today.

renee c. hoogland is Associate Professor of English at Wayne State University and widely published author of feminist and queer theory, psychoanalysis, popular culture and Anglo-American literature.

Vince Carducci edits the blog Motown Review of Art. His articles on the arts, culture, and politics have been published in many venues, from online zines and blogs to academic journals and books. He currently teaches liberal arts at the College for Creative Studies and sociology at Oakland University. He is also a 2010 Kresge Fellow in the Literary Arts.

Sunday, March 13, 2011


Thank you to everyone who made it through the snow and ice!
Show runs though April 1st.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Getting ready for the opening of Non Native...

Here's a tiny sneak peek of works in the show!
See you at BUTTER projects this Saturday: 7-10pm.