The Improvisational Quilts of Susana Allen Hunter
May 10, 2013 – August 25, 2013
Using her innate flair for abstract design, Susana Allen Hunter (1912–2005) created hundreds of colorful improvisational quilts throughout her lifetime.
The Jansma Collection at Grand Rapids Art Museum: Five Centuries of Masterpieces
March 8 – September 1, 2013
Acquisition of the set of 18th-century prints by Tiepolo marks a milestone for the Jansma Print Collection by representing Christian art in five consecutive centuries of printmaking. These gifts help make GRAM a destination for print scholars, printmakers, and students.
Heather McGill: Oblique Angle
MICHIGAN ARTIST SERIES
April 26 – July 14, 2013
Inspired by Detroit’s spirit of technological innovation, Heather McGill’s current series of highly patterned wall sculptures and drawings applies the materials of industry to modern art.
American Regionalist Prints of the 1930s and 40s
May 17 – August 25, 2013
Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry, Grant Wood, and their contemporaries created prints in the 1930s and 40s whose subjects and realistic style appealed to the American public’s nostalgia for a traditional or rural way of life.
GRAM Selects ArtPrize2012: Encore!
On view through ArtPrize 2013
The Grand Rapids Art Museum presents 13 works of art from ArtPrize 2012 venues in a new exhibition, GRAM Selects ArtPrize2012: Encore! on view now through October 6, 2013. This exhibition underscores the significance of Grand Rapids’ annual ArtPrize event by offering selected highlights from ArtPrize on a year-round basis.