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GVSU to showcase pieces by Mathias Alten, 'Dean of Michigan Painters,' in statewide traveling exhibition

September 9, 2020

The exhibition commemorates the 150th anniversary of Alten's birth in 1871.

Art in the time of a pandemic: How Mathias Alten's isolation was reflected in his work

June 24, 2020

World events kept Alten, who was inspired by global travels, close to home in Michigan.

'A borderless museum': Kemler to lead GVSU Galleries and Collections, continue commitment to infusing university grounds with art

March 8, 2020

Kemler will oversee a continuous display of art throughout 130 buildings as well as grounds.

Bob Dylan unguarded, Italy's incomparable light and the life's work of a photographer

January 5, 2020

The Douglas R. and Barbara E. Gilbert Collection is an unprecedented gift to the university.

Matthews' new role will build art endowment

September 23, 2019

In a new role, Henry Matthews will raise support for art through the GVSU Art Collection Endowment.

Scholarship will benefit students studying art, biomedical sciences

August 8, 2019

The endowed scholarship is in memory of Mark W. Wilkens.

Alten works now accessible online thanks to gift

May 1, 2019

The collection will eventually be housed on the Art Gallery's website.

Visual thinking workshop connects art, health professions for students

October 10, 2018

Facilitator created medical school course that introduces art as means to enhance diagnostic skills.

President Haas, Laker Marching Band, Dance Company to kick off ArtPrize 10

September 17, 2018

The ArtPrize opening ceremony will take place September 19 in Grand Rapids.

Army veteran behind ArtPrize entry to discuss journey from soldier to artist

September 11, 2018

Kimberly Walker will present "Finding Your Purpose with Art" on September 20.

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