Kate- Potter, Curator, Avenue Member (Story Matters-The Rapidian)

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The Market

There are exciting changes in store for The Market presented by Avenue for the Arts!This year we will be hosting two events in June and August on Friday evenings.  There are a few easy steps to…

Market photo albums

Take a stroll down memory lane with pictures of past Market events!

We’re so happy that The Rapidan stopped by to do Story Matters at Break it Down, Make it Better. Here are two great videos! Elyse Welcher talking about Art.Downtown. The Avenue for the Arts and her…

Photos from Art.Downtown. 2013!

Art.Downtown. 2013, a set on Flickr. Check out these pictures from 2013 and get inspired.

Art.Downtown. 2013

Art.Downtown. 2013, a set on Flickr. A little walk down memory lane with images from 2013.

What do you want for Christma-hanna-kwanz-ma-ca?

This holiday season make the decision to shop hyperlocal. Here are a few great suggestions on how to fulfill your holiday gift shopping and feel good doing it.     Watch or share the whole video…

Upcoming Deadline: Call for Proposals

  2014 Call For Proposals Exhibition Dates: January 10 – February 7 The Calvin College (106) Gallery is currently seeking proposals for a show to run January 10 – February 7. The gallery can accommodate a…

Free Radical – Discussion, Critique, and Dialogue

Free Radical – Discussion, Critique, and Dialogue, a set on Flickr. We had over 100 people participate in the discussions held at the UICA on November 1st. Here are a few images from the dicussion.

The Challenges of Showing Art in Grand Rapids- a Free Radical Panel Discussion

  Panelists from left to right: Brett Colley, Paul Wittenbraker, Amy Wilson and Deb Rockman