Tag Archives: GR Art

(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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“I am here Instagramming”

This January, Calvin Art Department Faculty member Jennifer Steensma Hoag is teaching Seeing Photographs*—an interim course that aims to explore  intentionality and discernment in both viewing and taking photos. The class is also a DCM (Developing a Christian Mind) course—and … Continue reading

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Another Great Thing about the Grand Rapids Art Scene

Mandy Cano Villalobos, Undocumented Histories (installation), 2015. (image: ArtPrize) We’re thrilled that SiTE:LAB here in Grand Rapids made HyperAllergic’s top ten list of 2015 exhibitions outside of New York and Los Angeles. Even better, the contribution of our own Mandy Cano … 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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Art Downtown

On Friday, April 10th from 6-11pm, ARTISTS TAKE OVER downtown Grand Rapids. Visitors will hop aboard 3 trolleys to explore 38 different locations full of art, culture and ideas.With over 50 shows you won’t want to miss a thing during Art.Downtown. Here are some … Continue reading

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DisArt Festival Information Meeting

Professors Chris Smit and Lisa VanArragon will be making a presentation at Calvin about DisArt festival on Wednesday March 11 at 4pm in Spoelhof 150. DisArt will include international, national and local art exhibitions, a film festival, a fashion workshop … Continue reading

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The Little Exhibition | David App Gallery

This international fine art exhibition starts of Thursday June 5 from 6 – 10. Pieces have been coming in from all over and will be displayed and ready to viewed that night. Please make a point to see these pieces … Continue reading

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