Professional Development Day

Creative professionals will share the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to traverse the competitive creative industry. Includes one-on-one portfolio reviews, workshops on webs tie building, financial management and creative entrepreneurialism.
Registration is now open. Crafthousergr.com
Saturday Sept 13 10-4 Craft House 40 S. Division Ave.

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GRAM on the Green

CaptureThursdays, July 10 – August 14, 2014
GRAM on the Green returns this summer for a sixth straight season of exciting live outdoor music! Make the most of your summer evenings and join GRAM, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., and the Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department for Thursday nights filled with FREE outdoor live music, FREE museum admission, a cash bar, and more.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
5:00 – 9:00 pm Outdoor sketching and games on Wege Plaza, cash bar, food trucks, Museum Galleries open and Free
For more details visit: http://www.artmuseumgr.org/programevents/gram-green/
Via http://www.artmuseumgr.org/

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Con Artist Crew Present: COMMIX

Commix-Branding-GraphicsThe COMMIX exhibition is a multidisciplinary exhibition that will transform the UICA first floor and lower level into an immersive environment of contemporary street art and graphics. This group exhibition will comprise a national network of artists and organized by the regional gallery group Con Artist Crew. Work featured in this show will contain elements of nature and landscape as a motif carried throughout a young and hip palette of color and form. Guests will be able to experience artwork from working artist that are redefining collaboration, entrepreneurship, and regional identity.
COMMIX ARTISTS
Tanner Wilson
MALT
TEAD
Deco 23
Stori
Fel300ft
Daniel Dienelt
Reuben Garcia
Ryan Brady
Ryan Koster
Magdalene Law
Katie M Moore
Krystle Formsma
Matt Loeks
Thomas Peterson
Allan Durham
Fredy Santiago
Scott Wygmans
Via http://uica.org/event/commix/

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HAVING CONVERSATION AT ARTPRIZE

Christians in the Visual Arts

civa

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GRAM on the Green

CaptureThursdays, July 10 – August 14, 2014
GRAM on the Green returns this summer for a sixth straight season of exciting live outdoor music! Make the most of your summer evenings and join GRAM, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., and the Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation Department for Thursday nights filled with FREE outdoor live music, FREE museum admission, a cash bar, and more.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
5:00 – 9:00 pm Outdoor sketching and games on Wege Plaza, cash bar, food trucks, Museum Galleries open and Free
For more details visit: http://www.artmuseumgr.org/programevents/gram-green/
Via http://www.artmuseumgr.org/

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Con Artist Crew Present: COMMIX

Commix-Branding-GraphicsThe COMMIX exhibition is a multidisciplinary exhibition that will transform the UICA first floor and lower level into an immersive environment of contemporary street art and graphics. This group exhibition will comprise a national network of artists and organized by the regional gallery group Con Artist Crew. Work featured in this show will contain elements of nature and landscape as a motif carried throughout a young and hip palette of color and form. Guests will be able to experience artwork from working artist that are redefining collaboration, entrepreneurship, and regional identity.

COMMIX ARTISTS
Tanner Wilson
MALT
TEAD
Deco 23
Stori
Fel300ft
Daniel Dienelt
Reuben Garcia
Ryan Brady
Ryan Koster

Magdalene Law
Katie M Moore
Krystle Formsma
Matt Loeks
Thomas Peterson
Allan Durham
Fredy Santiago
Scott Wygmans

Via http://uica.org/event/commix/

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Mid-Century Alchemy

14006-Mid-Century-Alchemny-Web-PhotoDate: June 6-August 17, 2014

During the summer of 2014, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts will present ‘Mid-Century Alchemy’ to highlight the influence post-war american design era continues to have on contemporary artists and designers. Experience the UICA’s main level gallery as a domestic interior, where original objects and art are combined to create a new interpretation of the Mid-Century movement through the eyes of contemporary makers. Featuring work by Garrett Brooks, Mark Dineen, Ryan Pieper, Sally England, Anthony Carpenter, Ingrained, and Detroit Wallpaper Company.

Opening Reception: June 6, 2014
Member Preview: 5 – 6pm
Public Reception: 6 – 9pm

Made possible by The Detroit Wallpaper Co.

via uica.org

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