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Division Avenue Arts Collective

When Critical Discourse is anything but: A Midwest call out of art scenes and community

by (Briana)

Submitted 09-30-2015 under OPINION

The opinions expressed in this article are those of their respective contributors only. The views expressed here do not necessarily represent the views of The Rapidian, its management or fellow employees.   Last night found me at the the second...

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The DAAC to take over Kendall Fed Galleries

by (Gabi Brown)

Submitted 06-16-2015 under NEWS

The Division Avenue Arts Collective (DAAC) will hold "[email protected]," an exhibition exploring the history and culture of the DAAC, at the Fed Galleries June 17 through July 25. The opening reception will be held June 19. The opening...

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Artisan market to return to South Division twice this summer

by (mariah_kat)

Submitted 06-04-2013 under NEWS

The Market returns this summer, and this year they'll be holding two events. June 8 and July 13, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., Avenue for the Arts will be featuring local and regional artisans and performers as well as businesses and restaurants along...

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Second Coming: The Story of David Bixby - Part 3

by (Matt Poole)

Submitted 06-29-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Part III: “FREE INDEED” This is part three in a three-part series re-introducing folk musician Dave Bixby to the city that he left 40 years ago. He performed last Friday at The Division Avenue Arts Collective (115 S....

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Second Coming: The Story of David Bixby - Part 1

by (Matt Poole)

Submitted 06-22-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Part I: THE "CULT ALBUM" This is part one in a three-part series re-introducing folk musician Dave Bixby to the city that he left 40 years ago. He is performing this Friday at The Division Avenue Arts Collective (115 S. Division) in...

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May Day is for workers and soup - Live coverage of Sunday Soup #13

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 04-29-2011 under NEWS

Showers or flowers, you never know with Michigan weather. The Division Avenue Arts Collective hopscotched past April and is kicking off May with Sunday Soup #13. Sunday Soup is a mini-granting program organized by The DAAC (115 S. Division...

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Sunday Soup #12: A full year of soups

by (pichot)

Submitted 03-27-2011 under NEWS

The time has come: the last Sunday of the month. Three proposals were up for Sunday Soup #12, although only Ribbons of Song (this round's recipient) and Grand Rapids Comic Society presented. The potluck-minigrant event started at 6 p.m. and lasted...

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Live coverage of Sunday Soup #11

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 02-25-2011 under NEWS

We're coming up on the last Sunday of the month, which means another edition of Sunday Soup. A monthly series, Sunday Soup is a community potluck with an admission fee of $5. In return, attendees get a bowl of soup and a ballot to vote on their...

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Live coverage of Sunday Soup #10

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 01-28-2011 under NEWS

On the last Sunday of January, interested community participants gathered at the Division Avenue Arts Collective (115 S. Division) at 6 p.m. for the first Sunday Soup mini-grant potluck of the year. Attendees forked over $5 for a ballot and...

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Big Dudee Roo to Release First EP at The DAAC

by (Jewly Warren)

Submitted 11-17-2010 under OPINION

 After playing together for over three years, Big Dudee Roo (Max Lockwood - vocals and bass, Justin Dore - lead guitar and vocals, Aurora Lewis - vocals and bass,  Amanda Smith - viola and vocals, Nate Wagner - guitar and banjo, and Kurt...

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