Current Location:
Building C (DEV) -> 1st Floor (DEV; C)
Location Notes:
DEV; Building C; 1st fl., Student Study Lounge

Festival of the Arts, 1985

Artwork
Identifier:
1999.642.1
Artist:
Petz
Credit:
Gift of Arts Council
Medium:
Poster
Date:
1985
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 23 in Width: 17.75 in
Description:
Festival promotional poster; yellow, stylized image of small boy with ballon near Calder statue. Text: "ENJOY, Festival '85 - June 7, 8, & 9".
Historical Context:
The Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts, commonly known as "Festival," fist began in 1970 after the 1969 installed of Alexander Calder's La Grand Vitesse sculpture. The three day festival centers around the sculpture at Calder Plaza. The festival features art from every discipline as well as a wide variety of food and music events.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Posters
Festivals