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.
After 10 years of the annual art competition, ArtPrize® will now move to a biennial competition. This means the next ArtPrize competition will take place in Grand Rapids in 2020: September 16-October... Read More ›
Did you know that you can attend world-class Broadway performances right here in Grand Rapids? Why travel to big cities such as New York City or Los Angeles to see top Broadway performers when... 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 ›