Our on-going relationship with Bliss & Vinegar has resulted in GVA being mentioned in an article in GR Healthy Living. Also included is a picture of owner, Jennifer McNamara with our own Doug Klemm. Click here to read entire article.
Join Preserved! artists and friends of the Land Conservancy for an evening celebrating the beauty of preserved natural places and the art created over the past 8 months.
Wednesday, November 1st, 5pm to 8pm
The Harris Building, Grand Rapids
Tickets: $20 (Includes appetizers and 2 drink tickets)
The poster can be original art or a digital file. A digital file image must measure 8” x 12” at 300 ppi (2400 x 3600 pixels). Submit to email@example.com no later than December 14th. An original piece of art must measure 12” x 18” and can be placed in the board room at GVA no later than December 14th. Images do not need to include the wording, which can be added electronically. If you wish to include wording describing the event, include the following:
Grand Valley Artists presents
Be sure to visit the show at the Donna Chase Gallery at Clark Retirement Community in Grand Rapids, at 1551 Franklin Street SE. The show will take place from October 24 to December 3. Clark is an exciting venue, with an extensive art collection on view; there are works by many renowned artists, including an impressive Armand Merizon collection, along with art by other members of GVA and artists in the West Michigan community.
This November GVA will be honoring one of our outstanding artists, Jim Markle. There will be an exhibition of his work throughout November and a special tribute to Jim on Program Night November 9th at 7:30 p.m.
Jim has been a member of GVA since 1994. He is a Signature Member of the PSA, Master Member of the Great Lakes Plein Air Painters Association, and member of the “The West Michigan Eight.” His plein air and figurative pastel paintings have been exhibited and collected throughout the U.S. Canada, Europe and the Far East.