Grand Rapids Art Adventure Weekend
September 27-28, 2013

Join GRAM’s Director and CEO, Dana Friis-Hansen, for a special, curated experience of ArtPrize, the competition that Time Magazine declared “One of the Top Five ‘Not-To-Miss’ cultural events of 2013.”

Enjoy a distinctively planned selection of exclusive artistic, culinary, and cultural experiences unique to Grand Rapids, plus exchanges with local cultural leaders and artists, shopping, and urban exploration.

Your Art Adventure 2013 experience will include:

Behind the scenes access at the Grand Rapids Art Museum and other top venues in exclusive guided tours
A neighborhood stroll for an “Art/Brunch Sampler” with courses and artist talks at several local restaurants featuring ArtPrize entries
A Trolley Tour of art and architecture highlights of downtown Grand Rapids
Engaging discussions with art with cultural travellers from cities across North America
Cocktails and tour of a private art collection in a stunning home
You will be among the first to enjoy a party at the Museum Director’s new 33rd floor condo overlooking the city!
End the trip back at GRAM Terrace for the announcement of the Top Ten ArtPrize Finalists

A block of rooms have been reserved at the JW Marriott for Art Adventure participants. Please call Elizabeth Wilson Fischer at 616.831.2931 or email for more details on hotels or additional questions. (Hotel costs are not included in ticket price.)

Schedule before July 15 for the early bird special! (Price does not include travel and lodging costs and meals outside of the tour)
$500 Non-Members (After July 15, $525)
$500 GRAM Members

If you are not available for the entire 3 day Art Adventure, you may register for separate days.
Single Day options: (Limited spaces available):
$200 Friday
$200 Saturday
$200 Sunday

A $75 Cancellation fee will be charged until August 15, 2013. Tickets are nonrefundable after August 15, 2013.
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Each registered “Participant” has read this waiver and related materials, and desires to participate in this travel program and related activities. This program is being coordinated through the Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM). As a condition to participation in this program and by submitting this form Participant acknowledges, accepts, and agrees with GRAM as follows: One or more vendors will provide products and services to Participant in connection with this program (e.g. transportation, food, tours, etc.) GRAM is not a guarantor of any vendor’s performance or delivery of a vendor’s products and services. GRAM does not endorse and is not responsible for the conduct, operation, administration, or content of any vendor or of this travel program, which is solely the responsibility of each vendor. GRAM is not responsible for the protection of Participant’s health and safety or Participant’s property. Participant assumes all risks and perils associated with participation in this program. Participant acknowledges that neither GRAM nor its agents are authorized to take possession of, for safekeeping or otherwise, Participant’s property or personal effects for any period of time. Participant hereby now and forever releases, waives, and gives up any claims, known and unknown, that Participant may now or later have against GRAM, its directors, officers, instructors, staff, volunteers, agents, or representatives related to any act, omission, statement, or occurrence during or related to this program. Claims now and forever released by the Participant include, without limitation, liability, death, economic loss, and other damage of every kind, wherever or whenever it may occur. Participant is of legal age and mental competence and knowingly gives this Statement of Responsibility, Waiver and General Release, which is legally binding upon Participant and his or her estate, personal representative, executors, heirs, and assigns. A $75 Cancellation fee will be charged until August 15, 2013. Tickets are nonrefundable after August 15, 2013.