Items Tagged with 'Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park'


Local businesses strike Pokémon gold

Game blending digital and real worlds comes with promise — and pitfalls.

July 22, 2016
Pokémon Go? Yes, as a business community we have to talk about it, because — well, believe it or not, it’s making local businesses money. Read More

A love story earns top Newsmaker honors

Fred and Lena Meijer’s vision makes West Michigan a destination.

January 29, 2016
Standing before a sold-out audience on the very site being honored, David Hooker told a love story. Read More

Meijer Gardens produces chrysanthemum exhibit

September 25, 2015
One flower is taking over Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

Meijer Gardens secures place in global arts scene during 20th year

Japanese garden and one-of-a-kind installations lead to record attendance.

September 18, 2015
The 20th anniversary season of Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has seen it all — and so have more than 720,000 visitors. Read More

Meijer Gardens produces all-Japanese exhibit for ArtPrize

September 16, 2015
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will be the first "all-national" venue in ArtPrize history. Read More

Meijer Gardens acquires sculpture by Korean artist

August 27, 2015
A major sculpture work has found a home in Grand Rapids. Read More

Meijer Gardens opens Richard & Helen DeVos Japanese Garden

June 12, 2015
One of Fred Meijer’s final wishes has come to life. Read More

EPIC finalists earn distinction, honors

When representatives from 20 businesses gather to celebrate West Michigan’s entrepreneurial, progressive, innovative and collaborative efforts, the results should be EPIC. Read More

Meijer Gardens dedicating ‘Iron Tree’ sculpture

April 20, 2015
| By AP
A large iron sculpture by Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei that's designed to prompt thoughts about how different people and cultures come together is being dedicated today at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

Sculpture will highlight FMG celebration

Work by Chinese artist and lecture are part of attraction’s 20th anniversary.

February 20, 2015
As Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park nears its official 20th anniversary, more of the year’s celebrations are coming to light. Read More