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

Festival of the Arts, 1990

Artwork
Identifier:
1999.646.1
Artist:
Patricia Scheerhorn
Credit:
Gift of Arts Council
Medium:
Poster
Date:
1990
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 25.5 in Width: 19 in
Description:
Festival of the Arts 1990 promotional poster. High contrast; black people against white background holding colored balloons, standing above Calder (red) and cityscape. Text: "Festival '90, June 1-2-3".
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