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La Grande Vitesse

  • Calder Plaza, Ottawa Ave. between
  • Michigan and Lyon NW
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Art Enthusiast

This bright-red , 43-foot tall, 42-ton Alexander Calder in the heart of the city sculpture has come to symbolize the artistic vitality of Grand Rapids.

Local Gems

This bright-red , 43-foot tall, 42-ton Alexander Calder sculpture in the heart of the city has come to symbolize the artistic vitality of Grand Rapids.

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La Grande Vitesse means the great swiftness, or the grand rapids. Internationally known sculptor, Alexander Calder, designed this piece specifically for this site. It was installed in 1969.