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Frederik Meijer Garden and Sculpture Park to offer cultural experience to West Michigan with new Japanese Garden

by (Gabi Brown)

Submitted 06-12-2015 under NEWS

Artfully placed boulders, precisely pruned plants and the sound of rushing water surround and fill an eight acre space at Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park. After years of construction, the Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden is ready...

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Story Matters: Paxton Butler shares his favorite parts of Grand Rapids

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-17-2014 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. STORY MATTERS. is a story collecting project from The Rapidian and GRTV. The Rapidian's...

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Story Matters: Janet Peterson remembers rolling down Lookout Hill as a child

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 09-30-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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David Byrne and St. Vincent burn down the house at Meijer Gardens

by (yuengerr)

Submitted 07-10-2013 under OPINION

David Byrne has always been an eclectic musician. During his days as the frontman of Talking Heads, hoards of people were turned on to his quirky, uplifting-yet-serious songs including hits like “Life During Wartime” and “Psycho...

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Meijer Gardens brings Bernar Venet exhibition to Grand Rapids

by (laurelgreen)

Submitted 12-17-2012 under OPINION

For the next ten months Frederik Meijer Gardens is hosting an exhibition of world-renowned German sculpture artist Bernar Venet’s mathematically inspired works. The exhibit was launched in October of this year and will remain open until...

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