Grand Rapids Art Museum
Grand Rapids, MI
Winslow Homer: Survival and the Sea (6/21/05)
Drawn from Nature: The Plant Lithographs of Ellsworth Kelly (2/3/05)
Visualizing the Blues: Images of the American South (11/5/03)
"The American Spirit: Frederic Church, Winslow Homer, Thomas Moran" and "Leelanau: Michigan's Eden" (8/26/03)
Chris Stoffel Overvoorde: A Life in Art (7/10/03)
American Masters: The Manoogian Collection (2/22/01)
Unending Frontier: Art of the West (7/16/00)
American Impressionism from Great Lakes Museums (7/11/00)
Mathias Alten: Journey of an American Painter (1/30/99)
About the Museum
As of 2008, the Grand Rapids Art Museum collection includes over 5,000 works of art: approximately 3,500 works on paper (prints, drawings, photographs), 1,000 works of design and modern craft (furniture, ceramics, glass, metal and textiles), and 700 paintings and sculptures. The collection consists primarily of European Art 1500 to the present, American Art and American Regional Art from 1840 to the present, and works of International Modernism. Leading works in the collection include: Richard Diebenkorn, Ingleside, 1963, one of the artist's definitive early figurative paintings, Pablo Picasso's 1962 Still Life with Cherries and Watermelon, the only existing complete set in eight states, and American paintings of the late 19th and early 20th century.
The Grand Rapids Art Museum is located at101 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. Please see the museum's website for hours and fees.
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