Heather Duffy on August 27, 2014
This year we are expanding our 2013 pilot program, ArtPrize Link Sessions—a series of one-on-one meetings for selected ArtPrize Artists to make connections with contemporary fine art and design professionals in our region.
Link Sessions will provide real connections, professional advice, and new opportunities to ArtPrize Artists through these one-on-one sessions, during which more than 40 contemporary art and design professionals will volunteer their time to consult and advise…
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,…
Jaenell Ott on July 21, 2014
Last week at the third installment of ArtPrize on Tap we had the opportunity to hear from the curators at two of ArtPrize’s Exhibition Centers. Kendall College of Art and Design curator…
Jaenell Ott on July 17, 2014
July 17, 2014, Grand Rapids, Mich. – Grand Rapids Community Foundation and ArtPrize, the radically open international art competition, today announced a $50,000 outreach initiative to…
Angela De Luca Placencia on July 16, 2014
For kids! For families! For everyone!
ArtPrize has something for everyone. There’s art, music, food, friends, fun—the list goes on. And did you know that ArtPrize has an…