Art in the Grand River

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POST UPDATE: FINAL THREE DAYS TO PROPOSE ART IN THE RIVER
Deadline to apply is Monday, March 28, 2011

Installing art in the Grand River requires a different process because it involves multiple approvals from city and state departments.

Contact José Reyna, Fiscal Services Manager at The City of Grand Rapids.

DATES – Pre-application filed with the City: Monday, March 28, 2011

– Application filed with the DNRE: Friday, April 8
(The DNRE will process the application using the…

2011 Registration Dates: News Release

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Officials of ArtPrize, a radically open art competition giving away the world’s largest art prize, has announced 2011 registration dates for venues and artists, and special dates for…

Herman Miller Auctions and Sale at The Hub

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Herman Miller is raising money for ArtPrize. They’ll be auctioning off extremely rare pieces from the collection in two silent auctions happening Wednesday and Friday. Then, Saturday there’ll…


Week 1 Voting Ends at Midnight

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Photo by RapidGrowthMedia, on Flickr

Week 1 voting ends at 11:59PM tonight!

Tomorrow, Thursday September 30, ArtPrize will do an audit of the results and announce which artists have…


What's Up with Voting Via Text Message?

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UPDATE, 12:00PM, 9/29/10
VERIZON AND T-MOBILE ARE ONLINE AND PROCESSING VOTES SENT TO 808080

UPDATE, 4:42PM, 9/28/10
SPRINT AND NEXTEL ARE ONLINE AND PROCESSING VOTES SENT TO…

Announcing "The Hub" @ Old Federal Building

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The line around the Old Federal Building to see Ran Ortner’s Open Water No. 24 was an iconic image of ArtPrize 2009. Located at 155 N Division Ave in the center of downtown Grand Rapids, it…


ArtPrize 2010 Poster for Sale

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The official poster for ArtPrize® 2010 is for sale from now until the end of ArtPrize 2010 in October. Pick up the poster for $12 at one of the following Exhibition Centers for ArtPrize 2010…

Final Numbers for ArtPrize 2010

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After the final audit of artists and venues that secured each other for ArtPrize 2010, the results are…
1,713 artists 192 venues

Artists from 21 different countries will exhibit, including…


Preliminary Numbers for ArtPrize 2010

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ArtPrize is still doing a final audit of secured artists and venues, so the official numbers will not be available until perhaps early next week. However, if you look at the artist list and…

Registered Artists/Venues

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Artists and venues have until July 1 to make a connection, sign a Hosting Agreement and secure each other on the website. If an artist does not secure a venue, the artist is not in the…