Announcing ArtPrize Artist Seed Grants

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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…


Pitch Night Minneapolis

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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…

Pitch Night Cincinnati

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What does an artist do with $5,000, a public promenade, and 400,000 people? ArtPrize is teaming up with 21c Museum Hotel in Cincinnati to find out.  

Every fall, over 1,500 artists from…


ArtPrize Pitch Night Expands for 2014

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Artists explaing their proposal at Pitch Night Minneapolis, 2013.

We’re pleased to announce that our Pitch Night grant program is returning and expanding in 2014. The event invites artists…

Why Change the Awards? A Few Thoughts

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Young Kim, salt & earth, ArtPrize 2009. Photo: Brian Kelly

This morning we announced a big step in the evolution of ArtPrize. We’ve restructured the awards so that the public and…


Artists: Kickstart Your Engines

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You landed a venue, and ArtPrize is less than three months away. There's a lot to do, and a lot of projects require money to do it. There are many ways to raise funds, one that we recommend…