38th Midwest Art History Society Annual Conference

Location: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids, MI

The Midwest Art History Society will hold its 38th Annual Conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan, April 14–16, 2011. The conference will be hosted jointly by Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, with additional support from the Grand Rapids Art Museum and the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA).

Enjoy 19 conference sessions on a wide range of topics that span the history or art and include panels on museum collections and other special themes. Receptions and two complimentary lunches are included as well. Full Conference Program.

Register Online or by Mail

You can register online or by mail via the MAHS Web site. As you register, be sure to renew your membership, if you haven't already done so.

Spend an Evening with American Icon Jim Dine 

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to spend an evening with Jim Dine, who will join the conference at Meijer Gardens, where you can enjoy his retrospective exhibition, Jim Dine: Sculpture.

Notable Conference Details

  • 20 sessions, including several special topics
  • An Evening with Jim Dine, Thursday, April 14th
  • Annual Meeting and Luncheon, Friday, April 15th
  • Rebecca Zorach evening lecture, Friday, April 15th
  • Downtown Walking Tour, Saturday, April 16th
  • Complimentary Shuttle Service to Meijer Gardens, April 14th & 15th
  • Complimentary lunch on April 14th and reception on April 15th