Category Archives: Lecture

Combat Cabin Fever: GR has much to offer!

Cultured.GR provides a varied and full list of current and upcoming sights, sounds, shows, sales, and more: all fantastic arts events to take advantage of in and around the Grand Rapids area. In the spirit of sharing and spreading the word, take … Continue reading

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Open Studio Night: Curator’s Talk at (106) Gallery

Join (106) Gallery, Wednesday, May 18, 6-7pm, for a special Open Studio Night Gallery lecture following the current exhibition: “Jaro Hess: ‘A Truly Free Life’” About: Czechoslovakian-born Jaro Hess (1889-1977) moved to Grand Rapids in the 1920s as landscaper and gardener, but … Continue reading

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Artist’s Talk: MAKOTO FUJIMURA: The Four Quartets Made Visible

The Calvin College Department of Art & Art History, in conjunction with the Festival of Faith and Writing, is honored to welcome guest artist and speaker Makoto Fujimura to Calvin’s downtown (106) Gallery for an artist’s talk and reception on … Continue reading

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Stob Lecture Series: The Arts as Transcendent

Jeremy Begbie THE ARTS AS TRANSCENDENT Stob Lecture Series Stob Lectures are funded by the Henry J. Stob Endowment and are administered by a committee including the presidents of Calvin College and Calvin Theological Seminary. these lectures are free and … Continue reading

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Artist Talk & Ice Cream Social

Meet us Friday, September 5 at 1:30PM in SC150 (art history classroom): lecture by Aaron Shoon, and artist and designer who lives in works in NYC. Aaron will be at Calvin this week, working with sculpture students. Shoon has a … Continue reading

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Lecture | The Japanese Garden: An Evolving Art Form

The Japanese Garden: An Evolving Art Form Lecture by Greg Afman, Lead Horticulturalist for the Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:30PM Commons Annex Lecture Hall Greg Afman is originally from the Grand Rapids area but spent … Continue reading

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