Arts & Entertainment

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University builds $1.2M stained-glass windows

October 20, 2014
A Danish artist is shedding light on a university’s planned $15-million chapel by creating a $1.2-million set of handcrafted stained-glass windows with about 4,000 pieces of glass. Read More

GRAM produces concert series

October 17, 2014
The Grand Rapids Art Museum’s Sunday Classical Concert Series kicks off this weekend. Read More

Startup develops subscription service for guitarists

October 14, 2014
A subscription-based startup is trying to hit the right note with guitarists. Read More

ArtPrize awards $540K to winners

October 13, 2014
Several artists are much richer after ArtPrize 2014 named its winners — including an artist who awed both the jury and public. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony salutes conductor

October 13, 2014
The Grand Rapids Symphony has something big up its sleeve for Wednesday’s season opener. Read More

GRAM names chief curator

October 8, 2014
A man who has committed his career to the curation of art around the country is the new chief curator at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. Read More

Architecture: Take it in during ArtPrize

October 7, 2014
The official numbers aren't in yet, but anecdotal stories from our buildings tell us that ArtPrize has been a huge success. Read More

ArtPrize names public vote finalists

October 6, 2014
Eight of the public vote finalists for ArtPrize 2014 hail from the region. Read More

Cinema owner supports education in Sierra Leone

October 3, 2014
Seeing education as a way to empower a community, John D. Loeks’ Schools for Sierra Leone campaign is bringing hope to a new generation in Kabala. Read More

ArtPrize names juried finalists

September 30, 2014
ArtPrize 2014 is one step closer to naming its juried winners. Read More