The Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center is a regional arts center serving over 100 communities in southeast Michigan. The BBAC offers more that 500 classes in a wide range of media taught by prominent regional artists as instructors. Each year the Center serves more than 4,000 students from age three through adulthood. Spring and Summer Arts Camps are offered. Dance classes are provided in collaboration with the Eisenhower Dance Ensemble for children and adults in the professional BBAC dance studio. The Center also has five exhibition galleries - each with its own focus. Local regional and national artists exhibit as well as community, schools, art groups, BBAC faculty and students. All the exhibitions and opening receptions are free and open to the public. More than 25 exhibitions are held each year and showcase a variety of disciplines. The Gallery Shop open year-round to the public has constantly changing affordable, unique artistic gifts including home decor'. There also is a Gift Certificate program. Special events include: Birmingham Fine Art Festival, Summer Solstice, ArtBLAST, Shop & Champagne, Holiday Shop and Student Pottery Sales.Exhibition Artworks are generally offered for sale and are an excellent opportunity to purchase something special for your home or office; to add to your collection or to start a collection. The BBAC can also help with the design or selection of a special business gift item.