Local artists, actors collaborate in new screendance exhibition at UICA

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 01-05-2016 under NEWS

"A Gallery Exhibition of New Works in Screendance" will be showing at the UICA this coming Friday, January 8 through Sunday, January 17. Local artists Amy Wilson of Dance in the Annex, Erin Wilson of ArtPeers, local hip-hop artists Patrick...

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Breakdancing group Aerial Tactic finds future through dancing

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 04-15-2014 under NONPROFITS

Aerial Tactic is a breakdancing group of boys from Grandville Avenue Arts & Humanities’ Cook Arts Center. The boys' school levels range from fifth grade to freshman year of high school. Since forming, the boys have performed in Detroit...

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Dance to End Bullying August 22nd at The Pyramid Scheme

by (endbullyingsavelives)

Submitted 08-16-2013 under NONPROFITS

The dance party, titled “Dance to End Bullying”, will feature a silent auction, featuring items from local businesses.  The event will also feature spoken word artist Levi the Poet who will speak about the issue of bullying, as well...

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The Artists of Heartside Gallery and Studio-- Lonell

by (Heartside Galle...)

Submitted 02-01-2012 under NONPROFITS

  Our featured artist for February is Lonell.  Here's a little bit about Lonell, in his own words: "I am 26, I was born and raised in Grand Rapids. When I was growing up, my interests were a weird combination of fishing, hunting...

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From Tahiti to the Mall: Drumming with Paili Francisco

by (dizzyjd)

Submitted 05-06-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

A mall at 7:30 am on any day is usually the domain of security guards and mall walkers. Last Saturday, those habitually early risers were greeted by the rapid-fire sound of wood striking wood and the boom of a bass drum. While the Community Room at...

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