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Downtown Art Fair | July 8

MacRostie Art Center presents its annual summer art fair — a community celebration of art and creativity! The Downtown Art Fair will take place on Saturday, July 8 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on the Historic Central School grounds in downtown Grand Rapids. Admission to the event is free and the public is encouraged […]

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Exquisite Nature | Leah Yellowbird

Minnesota Gallery | On view through June. Intricate, graceful, thought-provoking and prolific — these are all words that have been used to describe the elaborate masterwork of Leah Yellowbird. Originally a traditional bead-worker, she identifies strongly with her First Nations Algonquin-Metis and Anishinaabe heritage. At a young age, Yellowbird learned from her extended family how to […]

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Human Conditions | Meghan Sullivan

Minnesota Gallery | On view through June. “The significance of human existence can be found in ordinary interactions because our lives are made up of millions of small, seemingly insignificant moments. My figurative ceramic sculptures are observations of the emotional and psychological aspects of communication within these interactions. It is a contemplation of the dynamics of […]

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Six McKnight Artists | McKnight Fellowship

Minnesota Gallery | On view through April.   This exhibition, supported by the McKnight Foundation, showcases the success of each artist’s fellowship or residency. Amy Santoferraro is assistant professor of art and ceramics area coordinator at Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS. Santoferraro’s work has been shown throughout the United States, as well as in solo exhibitions […]

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Downtown Art Fair | Accepting Applications!

Apply Today! | Join us for the 2017 Downtown Art Fair, a celebration of art and artists in downtown Grand Rapids that attracts local residents and summer tourists alike! Where & When | Old Central School Grounds, Saturday, July 08, 2017, 9 a.m – 4 p.m. To Apply |  apply online or download a PDF of the Downtown Art Fair Application and mail to: MacRostie Art Center, […]

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Art Suitcases for Rent

ART SUITCASES | Planned Lessons and Materials $20 per week | Scholarships for families are available Bring an Art Suitcase home or into your classroom.  Choose from eight art topics with planned lessons and materials at a minimal cost! Designed by a certified art teacher for our community, these suitcases are choice resources for families, teachers, and out […]

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