Holly Bechiri is a local arts writer, editor, and artist. She's been writing for Experience Grand Rapids since 2016, first under her previous publication, culturedGR. When not writing about or making art, Holly can be found scouring the farmers market for local goodness or getting out into the Michigan forests with her husband and son. You can find her online at handwrittenstudio.com.
The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) continues their dedication to artist equity and showing diverse artists with their first new exhibit of 2019, Warm Water: New Works by Charles Edward... Read More ›
The award-winning Grand Rapids Symphony led by Music Director and Maestro Marcelo Lehninger, has expanded beyond its classical music roster to play contemporary hits such as Harry Potter screenings ,... Read More ›
Within the past two years, six galleries have opened in the Grand Rapids area. Each are finding new ways to support their missions and build appreciation for the arts. Learn more about them here:... Read More ›
There’s possibly no greater cultural tradition for the holidays than seeing The Nutcracker with a talented ballet company. Luckily, the Grand Rapids Ballet is Michigan’s only professional ballet... Read More ›