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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Director: David Hooker, CEO & President
1000 E. Beltline
Grand Rapids, MI 49525, U.S.A.
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Phone: (888) 957-1580
Email: awolschleger@meijergardens.org
URL: http://www.meijergardens.org

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Description:

One of the world’s most significant botanic and sculpture experiences, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park serves more than 550,000 visitors annually. Meijer Gardens was recently ranked in the top 100 most-visited art museums worldwide by “Art Newspaper,” the leading publication in global art news. The 132-acre grounds feature Michigan’s largest tropical conservatory; one of the largest children’s gardens in the country; arid and Victorian gardens with bronze sculptures by Degas and Rodin; a carnivorous plant house; outdoor gardens; and a 1900-seat outdoor amphitheater, featuring an eclectic mix of world-renowned musicians every summer. The internationally acclaimed Sculpture Park features a permanent collection including works by Rodin, Oldenburg, Moore, Bourgeois and Plensa, among others. Indoor galleries host changing sculpture exhibitions with recent exhibitions by Picasso, Degas, di Suvero, Borofsky, Calder and Dine.  For more additional information, please visit www.MeijerGardens.org


Key Artists: Richard Serra, Auguste Rodin, Edgar Degas, Mark di Suvero, Jim Dine, Alexander Calder, Jonathan Borofsky, Jaume Plensa

Exhibitions

  1. 05-24-2013   Looking East, Facing West: The World of Zhang Huan
  2. 09-18-2013   Shattered: Contemporary Sculpture in Glass