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ArtPrize Teams Up with WMU to Bring Youth Collaboration Award to Ninth Annual Event

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Organizations serving students in grades K-12 are invited to enter collaborative art projects in ArtPrize Nine and compete for a $5,000 cash prize, decided by public vote.

GRAND RAPIDS (Michigan) APRIL 12, 2017 — ArtPrize, the independently organized art competition heralded as the world’s largest public art event, today announced a new way for students under the age of 18 to participate in the annual event. The Youth Collaboration Award, sponsored by Western Michigan University,…

SmartArt Returns for a Fifth Year

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Consumers Energy has teamed up with Grand Rapids Public Schools and ArtPrize once again to host SmartArt — the art competition which blends art with sustainability and environmental…

A Message from the ArtPrize Team

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ArtPrize operates according to a Mission and a set of Guiding Principles. Recently the ground shifted, and so far the policies and statements of the current  administration have made what…

We Couldn’t Do It Without You

By Lauren Spangler on

From all of us here at ArtPrize, we’d like to wish you a happy New Year! The start of 2017 marked the end of our annual year-end appeal—which began on Giving Tuesday and ran through the…

ArtPrize Nine: Important Dates

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ArtPrize Eight wrapped up in October, and we're continuing to reflect on all of the conversations, debates, curiosity and discovery that took place throughout the 19-day event. Whether you…