Nick Nortier

  Sailing on the Winds of Change , 2015, exterior paint. N. Division.

Sailing on the Winds of Change, 2015, exterior paint. N. Division.

As part of UICA's Exit Space Project, Nick Nortier installed Sailing on the Winds of Change on the retaining wall of I-196 on N. Division in August of 2015. 

Nortier is the creative force behind Old Growth Creative. His focus is on murals, but he also illustrates and paints smaller scale panels and canvas, prints t-shirts, and cuts and installs vinyl decals. He has worked with clients such as Pabst Blue Ribbon, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., Experience GR, Mulligan's Pub, The Mitten Brewing Company, Avenue for the Arts, and the Grand Rapids symphony (MySymphony360). 

Supporters: Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc.