Art Galleries and Collections
GVSU Art Gallery, Muskegon Museum of Art present joint exhibition of Native American contemporary art
"The Art of the People: Contemporary Anishinaabe Artists" will be shown in both locations.
Dec 14, 2020
GVSU to showcase pieces by Mathias Alten, 'Dean of Michigan Painters,' in statewide traveling exhibition
GVSU, holder of the largest public collection of Alten's works, will share some of these pieces to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Alten's birth in 1871.
Sep 9, 2020
World events kept Alten, who was inspired by global travels, close to home in Michigan.
Jun 24, 2020
'A borderless museum': Kemler to lead GVSU Galleries and Collections, continue commitment to infusing university grounds with art
Kemler will oversee a continuous display of art throughout 130 buildings and grounds in six different locations.
Mar 8, 2020
The Douglas R. and Barbara E. Gilbert Collection is the largest, most comprehensive collection of photographic images the university has received. The gift includes prints, slides, negatives and personal items such as letters.
Jan 5, 2020
Over the past two decades, Henry Matthews, founding director of Grand Valley's Galleries and Collections, has helped to build the university's impressive collection of art to more than 19,000 pieces. In a new role, Matthews will build a funding base for that collection to preserve and protect it for future generations.
Sep 23, 2019
Carmen Nochera-Wilkens, professor of biomedical sciences, has established a scholarship in memory of her late husband supporting Grand Valley students as they pursue degrees in fine arts and/or biomedical sciences.
Aug 8, 2019