Jaenell Ott on August 14, 2014
ArtPrize seeks volunteers to welcome 400,000 visitors to Grand Rapids during the sixth annual event.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. August 14, 2014 – ArtPrize, the radically open, international art competition today announced the launch of volunteer registration for the sixth annual event. ArtPrize seeks volunteers to fill over 12,000 volunteer hours this fall, who through their time and dedication form an essential component of the visitor experience. The ArtPrize Volunteer season will…
Kevin Buist on August 26, 2014
Today the city of Grand Rapids announced the Paul Collins Diversity in Art Award, an independently organized $5,000 juried prize that will be awarded to an artist of color participating in…
Emma Higgins on August 21, 2014
For the fourth installment of ArtPrize on Tap, attendees were in high spirits as they tasted the new beer from ArtPrize’s official brewery, Founders Brewing Company. This is the second year…
Heather Duffy on August 20, 2014
Break it Down, Make it Better
September 5 | 5:30 p.m. | 307 S. Division Ave.
Free to ArtPrize Venue Coordinators and Avenue for the Arts Members
Join us for Break it Down,…
Angela De Luca Placencia on August 20, 2014
In April, the ArtPrize Education Team introduced the ArtPrize Education Youth Advisory Committee (or
YAC), a group of twelve teens from the Grand Rapids area and beyond who are super…
Amelea Pegman on August 20, 2014
At ArtPrize this year we are taking a closer look at what it means to value diversity and our commitment to intentional inclusion. Thanks to the Grand Rapids Community Foundation and Blue…
Amelea Pegman on August 15, 2014
When the calendar hits August, the ArtPrize office starts to buzz with new energy and anticipation that is palpable. Deliveries become more frequent, reporters and camera crews begin to…
Jaenell Ott on August 11, 2014
The weeklong event will usher in amplified conversations on the intersection of art, design, technology, social equity, and urbanism at the sixth annual event.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. August…
Christian Gaines on August 05, 2014
An accurate summation of the annual ArtPrize event, Alexandra Peers' article Is the Populist ArtPrize Becoming…Snobby? on Artnet News questioned whether the public vote remains central to…
Angela De Luca Placencia on July 31, 2014
ArtPrize Early Childhood Programs
Taking a group of preschoolers to ArtPrize can be super fun, but also a bit challenging. That's why the education team works with our partners to create…
Jaenell Ott on July 30, 2014
The 2012 and 2013 Public Vote Grand Prize winners will be viewable at the ArtPrize
HUB during the sixth annual event.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. July 30, 2014 – ArtPrize, the radically open,…