In 2013, ArtPrize will distribute $560,000 in prizes, $360,000 by public vote, and $200,000 by the professional jury, making the competition the world’s largest art prize based on total monetary prizes distributed.
ArtPrize asks the public to vote and decide the winners using mobile devices and the Internet. Ten winners are chosen in two rounds of voting. First place receives $200,000, second $75,000, third $50,000, and fourth through tenth each receive $5,000.
ArtPrize presents six juried awards, five for artists and one for a venue. The Juried Grand Prize is selected by a committee of three, the other five awards are each chosen by a single juror with the help of local professionals.
- Juried Grand Prize – $100,000
- 2-D Work – $20,000
- 3-D Work – $20,000
- Time/Performance-Based Work – $20,000
- Best Use of Urban Space – $20,000
- Outstanding Venue – $20,000 (awarded to the curator of a venue, not an artist)
The jurors will be announced soon.