Guests on tour standing with the docent in the gallery. 

Gallery Chat: Mathias J. Alten

January 16, 2021, 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

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Drop in to a gallery and chat with a GRAM docent about the works of art on view. Docents will be stationed by a specific work, and guests can stop by to talk with them about the art and artist. This is a great opportunity for art lovers of all ages to explore the many works on view at GRAM. Registration is not required. Signage will be in the Lobby with the location of the docent.

Grand Rapids has historically homed many renowned artists. In this Gallery Chat, explore the work of painter Mathias Alten, and learn about his work on view in Mathias J. Alten: An Enduring Legacy, which includes family portraits and self-portrait studies, floral still lifes, mural-sized allegorical works created for public spaces, and scenes of the natural world.

We’re excited for guests to safely participate in select programming at the Museum. Expect new procedures including: reduced program capacity to ensure distancing, face covering requirements, and regular sanitization and cleaning.