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Student Artists’ Print Sale!

Student Artists’ Print Sale! Hekman Library Lobby (1855 Knollcrest Circle Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI 49546)  Thursday and Friday, September 27-28, 12:30-8:00pm    Join the Calvin College Visual Arts Guild in promoting student art at our first Print Sale of the academic … Continue reading

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“Mere Objects” on view at the Center Art Gallery

  On view at the Calvin College Center Art Gallery March 26 — April 28:  Mere Objects:  Participatory art honoring people who have experienced sexual violence Please join for an artist’s talk and reception: April 9, 7 p.m.  in the … Continue reading

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New gallery director excited for collaboration

Calvin Chimes writer, James Andrew Gilbert, shares on the Center Art Gallery’s new director, Brent Williams: Gilbert, James Andrew. “New gallery director excited for collaboration.” Calvin College Chimes. 2 March 2018.  Brent Williams, a Taylor University graduate, has recently been … Continue reading

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Photography Student Community Collaboration

Calvin News and Stories student writer, Hannah Ebeling shares a bit about Professor Jennifer Steensma Hoag’s Digital Photography course and class partnerships with Samaritas Senior Living.  Ebeling, Hannah. “Student Photography Guides Senior Citizens in their Living Space.” Calvin College News and … Continue reading

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Calvin College Center Art Gallery Presents “The Beautiful”

Cultured.GR shares on the Calvin College Center Art Gallery upcoming exhibition, “The Beautiful,” at the Center Art Gallery from January 8 – February 17. “Calvin College brings beauty to art gallery with “The Beautiful” exhibition.” Cultured.GR (3 January 2018).  “Held in … Continue reading

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Student J Andrew Gilbert Shares on his Design Process

Calvin College Junior J Andrew Gilbert has been working with the Calvin Theatre Company as a graphic designer for the 2017-18 performance season designing posters, mailers, fliers, and web content in support of Calvin Theatre. Andrew aims for cohesion throughout … Continue reading

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Cross Burton Studios: Ice Cream Social Open House

Ice Cream Social Open House at Cross Burton Studios 2041 Raybrook St SE (a short walk across Burton; Cross Burton Studios are located on the lower level) Wednesday, November 8, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm Join the The Calvin College Department … Continue reading

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Calvin Chimes: Center Art Gallery Feature

Calvin College Chimes features editor, Michelle Hofman shares a bit about the place and space history of the Calvin College Center Art Gallery, it’s origins, and how it has developed and changed through the years:  Hofman, Michelle. “The Center Art … Continue reading

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Art Department Emeritus Honored

Calvin College Art Department emeritus, Robin Jenson, has been recognized as a 2017 recipient of the Calvin Faith and Learning Award: “Faith and Learning Award: Honoring master teachers and life-changers.” Calvin College, May 2017. Presented annually by the alumni association, … Continue reading

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Open Studio Highlight

Cultured.GR contributor, Elizabeth Rogers Drouillard shares a bit about the fiber arts resurgence in the DIY crafts scene, and highlights an upcoming fiber arts workshop with Calvin College’s Open Studio Night. Rogers Drouillard, Elizabeth. “Embroidery workshops showcase slow fashion, encourage … Continue reading

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