4 Must-See Cultural Events in July

By Emma Higgins on

Grand Rapids’ flourishing cultural events calendar grows and changes every month, so much so that sometimes it’s hard to keep up with the city's exciting roster of happenings. So, to help you…

Meet the Jurors: Robin Cembalest

By Kevin Buist on

Kevin Buist, ArtPrize’s Director of Exhibitions recently chatted with veteran arts journalist and ArtPrize Seven Juror, Robin Cembalest. Buist and Cembalest discussed the role of social media…



Meet the ArtPrize Seven Curatorial Fellows

By Kevin Buist on

Earlier this year, we announced our new Fellowship for Emerging Curators program, designed to offer emerging curators the opportunity to gain valuable experience working alongside a curator…


A new era of the DAAC

By Emma Higgins on

The Division Avenue Arts Collective (DAAC), has been out of our lives for almost two years now.

There have been fundraisers and calls to action, but not the same regular shows or…


4 Must-See Cultural Events in June

By Jaenell Woods on

We’re very fortunate to have a vibrant arts community here in West Michigan that produces incredible exhibitions and events year-round. So as the weather gets warmer and the days longer—and…

The Scent of Coffee

By Iryna Bilan on

When you move to a different country or even city for a while, you miss some things from your past lifestyle for sure. One of the ways I’ve found to make this transition process smoother and…