WMCAT photo walk with Hispanic Center students

by (wmcat)

Submitted 09-22-2011 under NONPROFITS

Over 40 high school students from the Hispanic Center’s SOL summer program in partnership with Ferris State University came to WMCAT for a two-hour workshop and photography walk in downtown Grand Rapids.  Students were asked to answer...

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The Birth of Metaphorest

by (Peg Treegarden)

Submitted 09-16-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

People have been preparing for ArtPrize for a long time.  This is a peek at how much work and how many people went into the piece Metaphorest, created Summer and Fall of 2011

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GRPS/WMCAT students assist professional artist with ArtPrize entry

by (GRPScommunications)

Submitted 09-15-2011 under NONPROFITS

GRPS students participating in West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (WMCAT) were part of something special for this year’s ArtPrize competition. These students assisted professional artist Tracy Van Duinen and his team in installing a...

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ArtPeers / Art.Downtown / WMCAT - April 15

by (ArtPeers)

Submitted 04-05-2011 under NONPROFITS

  With Art.Downtown less than two weeks away, participating ArtPeers and WMCAT artists are busily preparing for the highly anticipated opening on April 15. ArtPeers would like to thank WMCAT for their generosity in...

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WMCAT students receive Scholastic Art Awards

by (luisa1071)

Submitted 01-12-2011 under NONPROFITS

   The West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (WMCAT) entered student artwork into the Scholastic Art Awards and saw 28 of its students receive awards.  This is a significant accomplishment for students served by WMCAT’s...

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Luisa Schumacher named 2009 ATHENA Young Professional Award recipient

by (GRACC)

Submitted 09-25-2009 under NONPROFITS

Grand Rapids - West Michigan Center for Arts and Technology (WMCAT) executive director Luisa Schumacher was awarded the 2009 ATHENA® Young Professional Award by the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce at the 20th Annual ATHENA Award Celebration...

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