VSA Michigan
The State Organization on Art and Disability
111 East Kirby   Detroit, Mi 48202   313-870-9624
We have more exciting ** mostly FREE ** events planned for 2016.

I bet you weren't one of the kids who attended the  VSA Michigan SE Regional Festival, but if you watch this video you will almost feel like you are there.  Enjoy!

multicolored firework design, with words Ignite the Magic

Did you miss it? You can still see the video we all watched about VSA Michigan. It was created by Vic Spicer and includes the voices of Lora Frankel, Felicia Cook and Christine McKee, Osborn Evergreen Academy; Becky Swain, and Ramona Lucius, Bloomfield Prep; Marc Orlewicz, parent; Barbara Branhan and LeTanya Dandridge, Moses Field School; many students and filmmaker Vic Spicer.

THANK YOU for coming to our film!
A cartoon rendering of Mark UtterVSMA at Cinema Detroit

March 14th, we screened Mark Utter's "I am in Here" and tasted three vintages of Ken Veenstra's new Cobblestone Cider. Mark's film was produced with VSA Vermont's support by Emily Anderson and revolves around the typical day of Mark who is nonverbal and autistic. It was held at Cinema Detroit and we discussed it and VSAMI both before and after the film.

Photo of Ebony, a young Black woman with an obvious visual impairment singing, while playing keyboard at the ADA Celebration in Detroit July 2, 2015

Coming this summer! June 12 we will have a concert of Charlie Martin, former drummer of Bob Seger's Silver Bullet Band; Jazz on Wheels' Pat Cronley, Emmy award winner screenwriter; Ebony Grundy and Margie Mascow, two former VSAMI students. It will be at Cinema Detroit, 4126 Third, Midtown Detroit.  FREE!