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…
Jaenell Ott on May 16, 2014
“Flight” by Dale Rogers, 2012 Juried Award Winner
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., May 16, 2014 – ArtPrize, the radically open international art competition held annually in Grand Rapids, Michigan,…
Amelea Pegman on May 15, 2014
The ArtClub is making good on a promise.
Last year, with the launch of ArtClub, we talked up the not-to-be-missed perks of being a member during ArtPrize and beyond. We promised year-round…
Kevin Buist on May 15, 2014
In order to give more artists a chance to apply for Artist Seed Grants, we’ve extended the deadline by a few days. In order to be considered for a grant, artists first register on…
Ben Poosawtsee on May 07, 2014
We admit it. Even we didn't know how big it was going to be. When 159 venues and 1,216 artists took the plunge in 2009, instead of the 50 venues and couple hundred artists envisioned, we have…
Kevin Buist on April 23, 2014
Beginning in 2014, ArtPrize is proud to offer Artist Seed Grants, presented by the Frey Foundation. 25 artists will receive $2,000 each to help fund ambitious and challenging ArtPrize…
Angela De Luca Placencia on April 23, 2014
The ArtPrize Education Department is pleased to announce the ArtPrize 2014 Education Youth Advisory Committee, or
YAC, as we like to call it. This committee of twelve talented high schoolers…
Amelea Pegman on April 22, 2014
ArtPrize exists to foster a dynamic conversation around creativity and the arts. Over the last five years, we've succeeded in bringing people together, building a sense of community, and…
Kevin Buist on April 21, 2014
Artist Registration for ArtPrize 2014 is up and running! We made a few revisions to the rules this year, so we thought it would be good to summarize those changes here.
You can read a more…
Kevin Buist on April 17, 2014
What does an artist do with $5,000, 400,000 people, and an entire bridge? Once again, ArtPrize is teaming up with the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis to find out.
Every fall, over 1,500…
Todd Herring on April 16, 2014
We are proud to announce the release of our new, five-year retrospective book:
ARTPRIZE: How a Radically Open Competition Transformed a City and Changed the Way We Think About…