Events Calendar

Porter Hills Speaker Series

August 27
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cook Valley Estates
1049 East Paris Ave SE
Grand Rapids, 49546


Art Appreciation and Its Impact On Our Community and Culture

Cook Valley Estates – Main Building

1049 East Paris Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Amber Oudsema, ARTPRIZE Education Manager and resident art historian

Heather Duffy, ARTPRIZE Exhibitions Manager

How is the knowledge of art history, famous masters, evolving art forms, art materials, and art methods useful to us today? Discover the importance of art appreciation and its role in our cultural development as we travel through art history and also explore the current ARTPRIZE phenomenon. Experts will reveal the process of bringing ARTPRIZE to life, guide a journey through past exhibits, and provide a glimpse of what ARTPRIZE 2014 has in store.


Please R.S.V.P by calling 949-4975.  Space is limited.