A New Year’s Thank You

By Ben Poosawtsee on

At midnight on December 31st, our year-end appeal officially ended. At the beginning of December we asked the community of ArtPrize enthusiasts to consider giving a tax-deductible gift so that ArtPrize, a 501©(3) nonprofit organization, could grow its education, social equity, and sustainability programming in Grand Rapids. We are happy to say that we exceeded 90% of our $10,000 goal.

ArtPrize received a final total of $9,070 in year-end contributions, given through the generosity…

What a year. Help us end it strong.

By Ben Poosawtsee on

Thanks to the generosity of sponsors, foundations, and individuals like you, it has been an incredible year at ArtPrize. It was our first year of parallel awards on the public and juried…

A New Match In 2014

By Ben Poosawtsee on

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…