Featured Events

October 10, 2015

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

October 13, 2015

Remarks on the Land and the “Marks” Made on it

Described by New York Magazine as “one of our greatest living critics, not of the arts but of life itself,” English writer Geoff Dyer is a study in curiosity.

October 27, 2015

An Evening with Jenny Holzer

We are honored to announce the Charles Schoenknecht and Ward Paul Sculpture Lecture annual speaker—American icon, Jenny Holzer.


Events on April 19, 2014

October 30, 2012 October 31, 2015

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

10:00 am 11:30 am
Classes & Camps: Adult

Abstracting Nature: Photography

This slide illustrated class will demonstrate the tools and techniques for creating abstract photographs. Focus will be on learning to see abstract compositions by identifying design elements like form, shape, and texture. Creative camera and lens techniques will be explored as well as methods to optimize abstract photos with the computer. Time will be allowed at the end of class for independent photographing outside.


Ed Post


  • Members $25
  • Non-Members $32