UICA exhibition ‘Color of the Year’ opens April 9 with reception

Presented by X-Rite Pantone

Member Preview: 6pm, Public: 7pm
Admission: Free


Celebrate the innovative exhibition, Color of the Year presented by X-Rite Pantone, with an opening reception on April 9. Stroll the galleries and explore the works on view inspired by the 2016 PANTONE® Color of the Year – Rose Quartz and Serenity. Hear remarks by Heather Duffy, UICA Exhibitions Curator, and enjoy small bites provided by Reserve and a cash bar.


Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations should contact Megan Bylsma, Associate Director, at 616.454.7000 x11 or megan@uica.org at least 72 hours in advance.


Color of the Year is a group exhibition of original art works each utilizing the 2016 PANTONE® Color of the Year as a major component of execution, and as a point of departure. The show recognizes the influence that fine art has on color use in the realms of fashion, interiors, graphic design, and industrial design. Color of the Year leads viewers on a journey from inspiration to realization with work by local, national, and international artists including:color of the year


Susie Ganch
Chun Hui Pak
Kyd Kane
Matthew Kirk
Nobuho Nagasawa
Michael Peoples
Megan Roach
Tiffany Smith
Brent Stirton
Elyse Welcher
Danielle Wyckoff
Ryan Wyrick


In addition, Color of the Year will explore color use in interior, graphic, fashion, and industrial design, with presentations from:


Conduit Studio
Kathryn Chaplow Interior Design


The exhibition runs through Sunday, July 31, 2016. UICA is located at 2 Fulton West in Grand Rapids. For more info, go here.