Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


ArtPrize names jurors

April 24, 2015
ArtPrize has announced its group of jurors for this year’s event. Read More

Craft TV network appoints US president

April 24, 2015
A U.K.-based 24-hour arts and crafts TV network has named the president of its locally based U.S. operation. Read More

Arts nonprofit buys main street buildings

April 23, 2015
An arts nonprofit has purchased two properties in the urban center of a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

Music center produces Eat. Drink. Be Merry!

April 21, 2015
More than 100 wines from around the world will be available for tasting at a downtown benefit for a music organization. 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

Arts groups collaborate on ‘total sensory experience’

LiveArts, a multi-sensory musical event, is on tap Friday.

April 17, 2015
The Grand Rapids arts community continues to become more collaborative. Read More

UICA names exhibitions curator

April 17, 2015
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts downtown has a new exhibitions curator. Read More

Brewery screens 'Blood, Sweat & Beer'

April 15, 2015
A downtown brewery is hosting the first West Michigan screening of a national documentary on craft beer that features more than 100 interviews. Read More

Downtown Development Authority changes grant process for events

April 14, 2015
The Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority is making changes to how it evaluates events after a request from one of its alliances to standardize its grant program for events. Read More

Brewery produces street festival

April 13, 2015
A brewery is beginning to sell advance tickets for its summer street party. Read More