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(106) Gallery News: February First Fridays

The Calvin College (106) Gallery is currently featuring two new exhibitions: The Marks We Make and Paper Tears, both open now through February 26. Join (106) Gallery for The Marks We Make and Paper Tears exhibition opening receptions on Friday, February 5, from 6-9pm. This … Continue reading

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SubArts “Macabre”

The Visual Arts Guild presents its annual subterranean art show “Macabre”. We are currently looking for submissions-which can be sent to calvinvisualartsguild@gmail.com along with a title, name of artist, date, and medium. The deadline for submissions is November 12 @ … Continue reading

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Open Studio Painting Workshop at Calvin’s (106) Gallery and Studios

Calvin’s (106) Gallery is pleased to host featured ArtPrize artist Valerie Allen on Sunday, October 4, 10 am – 12 pm for a Golden Acrylics presentation and special Open Studio free workshop event. Allen will guide listeners through the basics of painting with acrylics. … Continue reading

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Open Studio Night!

Join Open Studio Night this Wednesday for vinyl night at Calvin’s downtown gallery. Bring your favorite record(s) to play, and we’ll create and craft together listening to tunes. Come with a personal project or handcraft to work on, or feel free to use … Continue reading

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Filled with Light

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Department of Art and Art History at Calvin College In 1964-65 Calvin College officially established an Art Department with its founding faculty member, Edgar Boeve. Although some art and art history courses had been … Continue reading

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Celebration of African-American art and music to enhance ArtPrize 2015

The boundless artistic contributions of African-Americans will be highlighted during the inaugural Grand Rapids African-American Art and Music Celebration, part of ArtPrize 2015. The two-day event, Friday, Sept. 25 (3–10 p.m.) and Saturday, Sept. 26 (Noon–10 p.m.) at Calder Plaza, … Continue reading

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Poetry Reading, Opening Lecture and Reception

On Wednesday, September 16 at 6pm in the CFAC Recital Hall the Center Art Gallery is pleased to present a poetry reading and opening lecture in conjunction with the new exhibition “Light: An Eternal Presence – The Donna Spaan Contemporary Collection of Art.” … Continue reading

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Spring Arts Festival!

Call for submissions! Submit your art to be in the Spring Arts Festival: Opticks. Artwork can be placed in the painting studio under the Visual Arts Guild lights. Deadline is May 13 @ 6:30pm. Please include a label with title, … Continue reading

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CIVA Conference Volunteers

Calling all artists! The CIVA, or Christians in the Visual Arts, conference is being hosted this summer at Calvin College from June 11-14, 2015. We need volunteers for all sorts of activities; giving directions, sitting at the registration desk, set-up … Continue reading

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Ceramics Panel

On Friday, April 17 the Center Art Gallery will host a ceramics panel discussion at 6pm in the CFAC Recital Hall. Professor Anna Greidanus will moderate a discussion with panelists Dr. Nicholas Wolterstorff, Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology, Yale … Continue reading

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