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Art.Downtown showcases work from several hundred artists

Four hundred artists converged in downtown Grand Rapids last Saturday, showcasing work in over 30 locations across the c...

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Art Outdoor Project promotes local artists

With a claim to fame such as ArtPrize, it’s no surprise that the art scene in Grand Rapids is one that continues to th...

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Center Art Gallery provides free access to art on campus

The halls of the first floor of the Covenant Fine Arts Center (CFAC) in the early afternoon can be quite a colorful expe...

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Don’t collapse the arts

At last week’s faculty senate meeting, the core curriculum committee (CCC) presented a “draft working model” of a ...

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Art Prize takes over the heart of the city

Looking for adventure? Looking for amusement? Looking for art? Thinking that you have to go far to reach these goals? We...

This photograph belongs to Hiroshi Sugimoto's famed Seascapes series (1980 - present). Sugimoto began this body of work by photographing views of the world's various oceans and seas, traveling around the world to make pictures that, despite their vastly different geographic origins, seem at first to be the same, with only slight variations. Their captions confirm that each is of a different body of water: Atlantic, Caribbean, Pacific, Adriatic.
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Art collection at Calvin exhibited for the first time

Last Wednesday, the CFAC’s Center Art Gallery released its newest exhibition, “Light: An Eternal Presence — The Do...

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Opinion: Faculty buyouts could threaten Calvin’s liberal arts focus

Two weeks ago, Calvin students received an email from President Le Roy informing them that faculty in the art and art hi...

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DisArt Festival opens in downtown Grand Rapids

The first weekend of the two-week DisArt festival drew disabled and able bodied individuals alike to downtown Grand Rapi...

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ArtPrize Kicks Off Sixth Year of Art Competition

Grand Rapids is about to be bombarded with art once again. The internationally recognized art competition ArtPrize enter...

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Edible exhibit to be featured in 2014 Art Prize

It’s that time of year again in Grand Rapids; as the weather cools down, the popular competition ArtPrize is ramping u...