WMCAT Opens Fall Enrollment for 15th Year of Free Afterschool Programming

by (wmcat)

Submitted 08-29-2019 under NONPROFITS

The West Michigan Center for Arts + Technology (WMCAT) has opened its fall enrollment for arts and technology studios available to all Grand Rapids Public high school students. WMCAT will host an open enrollment information session for fall...

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Heartside features clay studio artist market for July's First Friday event

by (Heartside Ministry)

Submitted 06-19-2018 under NONPROFITS

Through the Heartside Clay Studio, Heartside artists create pieces while learning various clay techniques such as hand building, potter’s wheel, applying glazes and stains. Heartside clay studio volunteers enjoy showing Heartside artists'...

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Growing community through art: Heartside Gallery and Studio

by (DwellingPlace)

Submitted 03-07-2017 under PLACE-MATTERS

Walking into Heartside Gallery and Studio, the first thing you notice is how active the space is. The Studio and Gallery space blend where artists create and show off art. Volunteers and Neighbor artists move through the space, busy with activity....

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Local dojo works to increase community wellness with Kickstarter

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 05-19-2015 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

Daniel Muschiana, owner/partner of local martial arts studio Shen & Kyoseikan Dojo, continues to seek ways to integrate the healing arts into his local neighborhood. Shen Dojo was previously located in the Heartside Neighborhood on...

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Tanglefoot Studios to host annual holiday art sale

by (erictank)

Submitted 11-18-2014 under NEWS

On Friday, November 21 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. and on Sunday, November 23 from 12-4 p.m., Tanglefoot Studios will host its annual holiday art sale.  This year, special presenting artist Salvadore JimĂ©nez Flores will exhibit his work. Flores is...

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Acorn Studios sprouts creative collaboration in cooperative space

by (erictank)

Submitted 07-29-2014 under NEWS

With the official launch party last week, Acorn Studios is open for business. Located on the East Fulton Street business corridor straddling the border of Midtown and East Hills is a live/work studio space owned by Laura Goble. Together with a three...

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Beerhorst family to welcome community into home

by (erictank)

Submitted 12-10-2013 under NEWS

From December 13-15 the Beerhorst family will be opening the doors of their home to the public for their annual family art show. Rick Beerhorst, a local veteran artist, musician and activist, and his wife Brenda live in the East Hills neighborhood...

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Catalyst Radio: "The Wrecking Crew" music documentary at Wealthy Theatre Aug. 23

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 08-23-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW Tonight – Aug. 23 – is the rare local screening of the music documentary The Wrecking Crew. The Wrecking Crew documentary tells the story of...

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Catalyst Radio: Youth Recording Arts Academy learns skills at Mackinaw Harvest Studios

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 01-04-2013 under NEWS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW In this episode of Catalyst Radio we learn about the Youth Recording Arts Academy, a collaboration between Mackinaw Harvest Music Studios and Community...

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[EASTOWN] Eastown's first yoga studio expanding to accommodate growing clientele

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 06-15-2011 under NEWS

Barely seven months old, one of Grand Rapids' newest yoga studio is expanding to accommodate the growing number of students walking into their studio. The Funky Buddha Yoga Hothouse, located in Eastown (1331 Lake SE), is increasing its space to...

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