Museum exhibit brings Renaissance to Grand Rapids

A slice of 16th century Italy has come to life at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum.

Museum features children’s book illustrators

If children’s book illustrations are your thing, a trip to the lakeshore might be in order.

UICA opens ‘Translating Valence’

A new exhibition opening soon downtown will chronicle the ethnic experience.

Art installations come to downtown

Downtown will have additional lights and sounds this winter after Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. (DGRI) approved three art installations to be placed throughout the city in January and February.  

Meijer Gardens ranks 45th most-visited art museum worldwide

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park‘s 2021 visitor attendance placed it 45th among the 150 most-visited art museums in the world.

ArtRat to host storefront-making workshop

A local art gallery will host the Storefront Guy for a free workshop.

Annual Meijer Gardens art competition returns

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is inviting artists 18 years and older to compete in its annual Ray and Nancy Loeschner Art Competition.

ArtPrize returns to yearly format

ArtPrize will return in fall 2022.

ArtRat joins Third Thursdays

A gallery with art and live music is coming to Third Thursdays.
Dennis O'Mara

Art Galleries: August 2019

Local art galleries listings and highlights

ArtPrize returns to Meijer Gardens

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will be one of the satellite venues hosting ArtPrize from Sept. 16-Oct. 3.

New sculpture highlights Grand Rapids’ arts culture

Downtown Grand Rapids now is home to a 16-foot-tall stainless-steel sculpture.

Grand Rapids School of Dance to open

The Grand Rapids School of Dance will be hosting its open house on Aug 28-29 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 2401 Camelot Court SE, Suite D in Grand Rapids.

Lions & Rabbits to host Monochromatic Party

Lions & Rabbits Center for the Arts will be hosting a Monochromatic Party to kick off ArtPrize from 4-9 p.m. Sept. 17, at Lions & Rabbits, 1264 Plainfield Ave. NE.

Tickets on sale for Michigan Makers Market

Tickets now are available for the inaugural Michigan Makers Market.

Nonprofit nears $500K goal for veterans-focused coffee shop

A veterans-focused nonprofit is nearing its financial goal to open a downtown Grand Rapids coffee shop in 2022.
Terryberry Gallery - Brad Neilsen

Art Galleries: March 2020

Local art galleries listings and highlights

Meijer Gardens reopens sculpture galleries with international artist

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will reopen its remodeled sculpture galleries with an exhibition of works rarely — if ever — seen in the U.S.

Meijer Gardens updates expansion project

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is renovating and rededicating its Volunteer Tribute Garden and sculpture, “The Tribute,” by Italian artist Oliviero Rainaldi.

Bank cardholders to receive free admissions to museums

Bank of America, Merrill and Bank of America Private Bank credit and debit card holders can receive free general admission to two local museums on Oct. 2-3, courtesy of its Museums on US program.




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