Kevin Buist on August 21, 2017
In the leadup to ArtPrize Nine, we're catching up with artists who've won grants to bring their work to the event this fall through the series, “5 Questions with…”.
Today we're hearing from Erika Nelson, a Kansas-based artist who won a Featured Public Projects grant to bring “Superlative Circus Wagon Sideshow Extravaganza,” to ArtPrize Nine. Read on to learn more about this project, what inspires him, and more.
1. Describe the project you’re making for ArtPrize. What will visitors…
Jaenell Woods on June 05, 2017
At tonight’s event held at Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, Pippin Frisbie-Calder took home a $5,000 grant to install ‘Canceled Edition’ at the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts…
Jaenell Woods on June 01, 2017
At tonight’s event held at Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Nina Caruso and Christopher Schneider took home a $5,000 grant to install a sculpture inspired by their experience at ArtPrize…
Leandro Robles on June 01, 2017
Ya está junio con nosotros. Ahora sí podemos decir que el verano ya se vive en todos lados. A casi tres meses del inicio de ArtPrize, en sus oficinas ya se percibe una cierta prisa esta…
Jaenell Woods on May 30, 2017
In 2016, more than $27,000 was raised by over 40 artists and collaboratives participating in ArtPrize Eight through the ArtPrize CrowdRise Matching Grant Challenge.
Jaenell Woods on May 22, 2017
At tonight’s event held at 21c Bentonville, Rena Detrixhe took home a $5,000 grant to install a 1,000-square foot ephemeral, site-specific project at Western Michigan University in Grand…
Leandro Robles on May 18, 2017
Ya empezaron los cortes de tránsito en la ciudad debido a que se empiezan a reparar las calles. Todos debemos considerar unos cuantos minutos más para llegar a tiempo a nuestras…
Jaenell Woods on May 17, 2017
At tonight’s event held at 21c Durham, Chris Vitiello took home a $5,000 grant to bring an interactive, performative installation to the Grand Rapids Art Museum this fall; 2016 Pitch Night…
Jaenell Woods on May 15, 2017
At tonight’s event held at 21c Louisville, Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova took home a $5,000 grant to install a mosaic-like pattern on historic Lyon Square in downtown Grand Rapids,…
Katie Moore on May 09, 2017
We're excited to announce a new artist grant program, ArtPrize Murals! Designed to activate centrally-located spaces in downtown Grand Rapids, ArtPrize Murals will award artists a $1,000…
Allison Palm on May 04, 2017
Each year at ArtPrize, thousands of K-12th grade students take field trips to downtown Grand Rapids. Some classrooms take self-guided tours while many others attend free, fun, and robust…