Eye Contact: African American portraits

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This February is Black History Month, and Grand Rapids Public Library has teamed up with a variety of local black artists to offer a celebratory array of programming highlighting American…


Cloth is DNA: A Talk with Sonya Clark

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Artist Sonya Clark, joint winner of ArtPrize 2014’s Juried Grand Prize, recently visited Kendall College of Art and Design to discuss some of her work’s greatest influences.

Clark is a…



ArtPrize 2015: Important Dates

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ArtPrize 2014 has wrapped up and now we're reflecting on all of the conversations, debates, curiosity, and discovery that occured over the 19 days of the event. We're thrilled that you…


ArtPrize on Tap Flight 6: Town Hall Recap

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Last night some of ArtPrize 2014’s most dedicated attendees and ArtPrize staff met for a “town hall style” meeting where the audience had the chance to interact and share firsthand their…

ArtPrize DAILY—Sunday, Oct. 12

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Welcome to the ArtPrize DAILY for Sunday, October 12! The ArtPrize DAILY—edited by yours truly, Emma Higgins—exists to keep you in the loop. This is the very last DAILY of ArtPrize 2014. I…