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Art Showcase Magazine (ASM) is Southeastern Michigan’s premier print resource for fine entertainment in the arts. Our mission is to cultivate among our readers enhanced support, awareness and accessibility to local high art and culture. We help our readers to maximize the enjoyment they find in the arts, and we assist them in pairing their lifestyle interests with local arts and cultural opportunities.

ASM is a full sized, color publication that combines vibrant, compelling images and sharp design elements with high-quality, relevant editorial, simultaneously informing and entertaining its readers on the broad spectrum of local high art and culture.  

Published bi-monthly by Lion Tree Communications of Ann Arbor, Michigan, ASM has a circulation of 150,000 copies annually in the Washtenaw, Oakland, Western Wayne and Southern Livingston County areas.

Through our partnerships with local organizations such as community art centers, theaters, museums, art groups and educational institutions, as well as our advertisers, Art Showcase Magazine is a meeting place where the communities of the business world and the fine arts come together.

Fine Art
We deliver comprehensive coverage of the local and statewide fine art scene, including gallery and museum exhibits, art fairs, artist profiles, art-related trends, events and more.

Performance Art
Enjoy lively features on upscale musical, dance and theatrical  performances, related organizations, and events, all with an emphasis on local entertainment.    

Culinary Art
Covering the culinary arts with restaurant news and reviews, guest articles by area chefs, wine pairings and gourmet recipes. 

Travel & Culture
Join us on our journey to culturally rich destinations throughout Michigan and beyond. Readers can employ our interesting and informative articles to help plan their next vacation getaway. 

Jonathan Himlin PUBLISHER
Art Showcase Magazine's Publisher and owner of Lion Tree Communications, Himlin was born and raised in Ann Arbor and has held art as a passion in his life from an early age. Inspired by that passion, in the spring of 2003 he introduced Art Showcase Magazine. 


With a lifetime career in advertising, marketing and publishing, Rory has created and collaborated on projects in New York, Los Angeles, Honolulu and Ann Arbor. Art Showcase Magazine reflects Rory's deep appreciation for the arts and valued personal relationships with Michigan's cultural and business community.






Erin celebrates her love of food by writing about it. She is a Food & Drink Contributor for and an aspiring baker. When she’s not in the kitchen covered in cake flour, you can find her enjoying a good meal or some local craft beer. She holds a BA in Communication from Eastern Michigan University.


Elaine Perlin-Crossley CONTRIBUTING WRITER  


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