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A National Treasure: Fred Meijer, His Collection and Legacy

Sunday, Jul 28, 2019 at 11:00am

Frederik Meijer Gardens And Sculpture Park
1000 East Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Adult 14–64: $14.50, Senior 65 & older

Although never formally trained in the visual arts or art history, Fred Meijer was deeply interested in cultural endeavors and history, and had a long interest in sculpture. In particular, he was initially attracted to historical and figurative statuary in bronze. He began collecting in the mid-1980s according to his own interests. His views broadened in the following years.

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