Jaenell Ott on April 23, 2015
April 23, 2015 (Grand Rapids, MI) – ArtPrize, the radically open, international art competition that takes place annually in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is pleased to announce the 2015 panel of jurors for the Grand Prize and Category Awards. ArtPrize will return for its 7th year Sept. 23 – Oct. 11, 2015.
The 2015 Juried Grand Prize ($200,000) winner will be chosen by a panel of three jurors that includes Franklin Sirmans, department head and curator of contemporary art at the Los Angeles…
Kevin Buist on April 22, 2015
What does an artist do with $5,000, 400,000 people, and 7,000 square feet? ArtPrize is teaming up with the Indianapolis Museum of Art to find out.
Every fall, over 1,500 artists from around…
Emma Higgins on April 22, 2015
Considering its status as a small Midwestern city, Grand Rapids has played host to an impressive roster of truly inspired large-scale events. This year we have the honor of hosting the…
Iryna Bilan on April 13, 2015
This is part three of three in a blog post series from ArtPrize Intern, Iryna Bilan, as she shares her experience during ArtPrize 2014. See parts one and two.
I’d like to continue this story…
Emma Higgins on April 09, 2015
Before ArtPrize, there was Art.Downtown.—the brainchild of the gutsy, grassroots collective known as Avenue for the Arts. Art.Downtown. has been an annual occurrence since 2006(ish) and it…
Iryna Bilan on April 04, 2015
History and Technique
I've heard about the Easter Egg Hunt in the United States, and I am very curious about my future experience on this Easter Sunday. At the same time I want share with…
Jaenell Ott on April 01, 2015
The wildly popular event feels it has what it takes. Mainly, a hashtag #ArtPrize4POTUS
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. April 1, 2015 – ArtPrize, the radically open, international art competition,…
Emma Higgins on March 31, 2015
UICA’s new Power Objects exhibit is a show that requires your patience. Comprised of a challenging array of objects from the private collection of Wealth Advisor Josh Rogers and his partner,…
Iryna Bilan on March 25, 2015
This is part two of three in a blog post series from ArtPrize intern Iryna Bilan, as she shares her experience during ArtPrize 2014. Read part one.
I’d like to expand upon my experiences…
Heather Duffy on March 24, 2015
Break it Down, Make it Better. is an ongoing series of conversations and events which produce year-round educational programming, workshops, and professional development opportunities for…
Iryna Bilan on March 20, 2015
This is part one of three in a blog post series from ArtPrize Intern, Iryna Bilan, as she shares her experience during ArtPrize 2014.
Let me introduce myself.
My name is Iryna Bilan. I…