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GRAND RAPIDS MURALS by UICA Exit Space Project

Explore the murals and public space artworks that were created as part of the UICA Exit Space Project.

  • 1.

    Evas’ve, "Fiber"

    Evas’ve, "Fiber"

    Evas’ve, "Fiber," 2018.

  • 2.

    Alan Compo, "Anishinaabek"

    Alan Compo, "Anishinaabek"

    Alan Campo, "Anishinaabek", 2018.

  • 3.

    8 Commerce Parking Ramp

    8 Commerce Parking Ramp

    Multiple levels. Multiple walls. So many murals.

  • 4.

    George Eberhardt, "Untitled"

    George Eberhardt, "Untitled"

    George Eberhardt, "Untitled," 2015.

  • 5.

    Jordyn Fishman + GAAH Cook Arts, "Untitled"

    Jordyn Fishman + GAAH Cook Arts, "Untitled"

    Jordyn Fishman + GAAH Cook Arts Center, "Untitled," 2017.

  • 6.

    Ellen Rutt, "Untitled"

    Ellen Rutt, "Untitled"

    Ellen Rutt, "Untitled," 2016

  • 7.

    The Original Exit Space at 2 Fulton West

    The Original Exit Space at 2 Fulton West

    The precarious space above an emergency egress. The space that started a project to beautify GR.

  • 8.

    Eliza Fernand, "Grand Rapids Quilt"

    Eliza Fernand, "Grand Rapids Quilt"

    Eliza Fernand, "Grand Rapids Quilt", 2015.

  • 9.

    Nick Nortier, "Migration is Beautiful"

    Nick Nortier, "Migration is Beautiful"

    Nick Nortier, "Migration is Beautiful", 2018

  • 10.

    Nick Nortier, "Sailing on Winds of Change"

    Nick Nortier, "Sailing on Winds of Change"

    Nick Nortier, "Sailing on the Winds of Change," 2015.

  • 11.

    Natalia Rak, "Currents to Unknown"

    Natalia Rak, "Currents to Unknown"

    Natalia Rak, "Currents to Unknown," 2019.

  • 12.

    Ouizi "Untitled"

    Ouizi "Untitled"

    Ouizi installed "Untitled," a sprawling floral mural, on the Grand Rapids Ballet building in 2016.

  • 13.

    Kelly Allen "Love For Our Trees..."

    Kelly Allen "Love For Our Trees..."

    Kelly Allen, "Love for Our Trees is Love for Ourselves," 2015

  • 14.

    Kimberly Lavon, "Amalgamation"

    Kimberly Lavon, "Amalgamation"

    Kimberly Lavon, "Amalgamation", 2018.

  • 15.

    Colby Roanhorse, "Mycorrhizal"

    Colby Roanhorse, "Mycorrhizal"

    Colby Roanhorse, "Mycorrhizal", 2018.

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