ArtPrize 2017

Artprize 2017—Sept. 25

Each year the internationally recognized ArtPrize opens in Grand Rapids and each year a host of unique and spectacular art goes on display. Always new, always innovative and best of all, thoughtprovoking art covers the city. Due to the ever-changing venues, our 

A photo taken by an OLLI at WMU Traveler on a previous trip to ArtPrize.

itinerary will not be finalized until shortly before we depart for Grand Rapids.Several of your perennial favorite activities will be included, such as a docent tour at the GRAM and a delightful pause for lunch at the University Club. As always, our goal is to concentrate our stops to allow for maximum art encounters. Registration begins Aug. 1. Don’t delay in reserving your spot!
Walking Level: More Strenuous
Members $89, Non-members $104
Register by July 21, 2017
No early bird discount

TEntative Itinerary


A final itinerary will be sent to those that register by AAA. This is a tentative overview of of the trip.

Time Activity
7:45 a.m. Gather at D&W Parking Lot on Romence Rd, Portage
8:00 a.m. Depart for Grand Rapids
9:00 a.m. Arrive at first location
11:00 a.m. GRAM — docent tour
12:15 p.m. Depart for University Club
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. Touring of various locations 
5:30 p.m.  Depart for home
6:30 p.m.  Arrive home 
Note: There will be a rest/refreshment venue around 4:30 p.m.  

Printable Itinerary

All times are approximated and subject to change.