Category Archives: Painting

(106) Gallery | Justin Kellner

reCollect – Justin Kellner From January 10 – February 7, the Calvin College Department of Art and Art History is proud to present the work of Justin Kellner in an exhibition entitled “reCollect” at the (106) South Division Gallery.   … Continue reading

Posted in (106), Exhibition, Grand Rapids, Painting

The Artist Collaborative

Connect. Collaborate. Create. The Artist Collaborative is a program for first-year students who are interested in the arts. Through courses, activities and a January trip to a cultural center in the United States, you will explore your calling as an … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Art History, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ceramics, Drawing, Education, Graphic Design, News, Painting, Performance, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Studio Art

BFA Reviews

At the end of each semester, students in the BFA program exhibit their work from the last six months to be reviewed by the faculty. After setting up their work, Caitlin Smits, Dania Grevengoed, and Anna Hanchett discussed their portfolios with the faculty … Continue reading

Posted in Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture

Visual Arts Guild | Subterranean Arts Show

This year’s Subterranean Arts Show’s theme is Textiles.The event will be held on Friday, November 15 from 4-7 p.m. in the art department. The Visual Arts Guild and the department of Art and Art History will be hosting Sub Arts. … Continue reading

Posted in Art History, Ceramics, Drawing, Events, Grand Rapids, News, Painting, Performance, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Studio Art, Visual Arts Guild

GRAM | Masterpieces of American Landscape Painting

Masterpieces of American Landscape Painting 1820–1950 Historically, the relationship between Americans and nature has been complex. For Native Americans, reverence for the spirit of the land is deeply embedded in the culture. For the first European settlers, survival meant claiming, … Continue reading

Posted in Art History, Events, Exhibition, GRAM, Grand Rapids, Museums, News, Off-campus, Painting

Miscellany | Katie Bell

Katie Bell is an artist originally from Rockford, Illinois. She received her BA from Knox College (Galesburg, IL) in 2008 where she studied fine art and race and gender studies. She graduated in 2011 from the Rhode Island School of … Continue reading

Posted in Exhibition, Grand Rapids, Painting

Gaspard Gallery | Jeff Kraus

Running from April 4th to May 31st, “Conditions” will feature an entirely new body of work by Kraus, the Grand Rapids painter and 2011 Grand Valley State University graduate. Located at 235 S. Division Avenue, the contemporary, commercial gallery, Gaspard, … Continue reading

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Windows to Heaven

A new exhibition from the Center Art Gallery showcases Russian icons. According to legend, the Tikhvin Mother of God, a circa-1850 icon of the Virgin Mary and the Christ Child, was transported to Tikhvin from Constantinople. The Sign Mother of … Continue reading

Posted in Center Art Gallery, Exhibition, Painting