Portrait: Artists deal with self, identity, culture at Free Radical 2014

by (dinderbeck)

Submitted 11-24-2014 under OPINION

Throughout art history we have seen the common theme of the self-portrait. Whether Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Avadon, Picasso, Warhol or Ai Weiwei, these images have become an important vehicle for artists to explore. These works allow artists to take a...

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Kendall student sees poetry in painting signs

by (empichot)

Submitted 11-22-2013 under NEWS

If you happened to pass the UICA this summer and notice the hand-painted sign, you are looking at the work of  Sofía Ramírez Hernández. Painting the UICA sign for the film "Sign Painters" shown earlier this summer was Hernández's...

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Tanglefoot open studio event to celebrate 22nd year

by (Tommy Allen)

Submitted 11-19-2013 under OPINION

The annual Tanglefoot Building Artists Studio Sale returns invigorated for their 22nd Anniversary of their annual open studio placemaking event on Friday, November 22 and Sunday, November 24 at 314 Straight Avenue SW. “Tanglefoot...

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Dinderbeck to print onsite at Market

by (DwellingPlace)

Submitted 06-08-2012 under NONPROFITS

Dinderbeck is a word gaining more and more recognition and momentum in our city. What started as a small printmaking collective continues to grow. The Dinderbeck artist collective consists of nine Grand Rapids based artists that share a studio space...

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