September 12, 2017
Detroit Artist Miriam Svidler-Maximkov (BFA 2011) has been selected by DeVos Place to exhibit Blue Tension, an original mixed media sculpture, at ArtPrize 9.
The piece has been exhibited at Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center and Governor’s Awards for Arts and Culture Gala, and won Michigan Sculptor’s Guild Award and 1st place at Undergraduate Juried Exhibition at University of Michigan School of Art & Design.
Russian by birth, Miriam Svidler-Maximkov grew up in Israel and has lived in Michigan since 1999. She is a graduate of Cranbrook High School and the University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design.
Trained in fashion, product design, drawing, painting, wood, metal, artwear, and other media. Miriam enjoys creating art with a wide range of materials, both two and three- dimensional.
Miriam on exhibiting at DeVos Place: “I feel privileged to showcase my work at a center dedicated to the arts and culture in one of the most beautiful architectural spaces I have ever seen.”
Miriam Svidler-Maximkov: Blue Tension
DeVos Place Convention Center
303 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Exhibition dates: Wednesday, September 20 - Sunday, October 8
Hours: 8am-8pm Monday-Thursday, 8am-10pm Friday, 9am-10pm Saturday, and 12pm-6pm Sunday.