Tag Archives: GR Arts

Cultural visibility in our sights: ArtPrize Eight brings chance to listen to other cultures through art

ArtPrize kicks off today in downtown Grand Rapids, and this year promises over 150 venues hosting nearly 1,500 works of art. Before taking to the streets, take a moment to read these good words from Cultured.GR contributor Elizabeth VanArragon, on viewing work … Continue reading

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POLISHING APPETITES: recent works by Anna Hanchett

POLISHING APPETITES Recent works by Anna Hanchett Calvin College (106) Gallery, 106 S. Division Ave, Grand Rapids July 15 – August 19 The Calvin College Department of Art and Art History is proud to present POLISHING APPETITES, an exhibition featuring work … 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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HYBRID EXPLORATIONS: Art.Downtown Closing Reception

Photo: Matt Gubancsik, Brianna Baurichter Performance, 2015. The Calvin College Department of Art and Art History is proud to present HYBRID EXPLORATIONS. This exhibition showcases the two-dimensional charcoal work and the creative performative practice of Brianna Baurichter, artist and MFA … Continue reading

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CONTRIBUTION & RECIPROCATION: Open Studio Night at (106) Gallery and Studio

Join Open Studio Night Wednesday, March 23, at (106) Gallery and Studio, 6pm for CONTRIBUTION & RECIPROCATION: an introductory charcoal drawing workshop, led by (106) featured artist, Brianna Baurichter. We’ll begin our evening with a short performance-based program, COMMUNE, led by Brianna. … Continue reading

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Ai Weiwei Exhibition Comes to Frederik Meijer Gardens

We eagerly await the January 2017 exhibition opening at Grand Rapids’ Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park featuring the work of international artist Ai Weiwei. From Artdaily:  “Landmark 2017 exhibition to bring Ai Weiwei’s vision to Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park” … Continue reading

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