The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum is located along the banks of the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids. During ArtPrize the Museum's lobby has extended hours. We open each day at 9:00 AM. There is no charge to view ArtPrize.
53 Monroe Center NW Ste A, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Butterworth Hospital is one of four facilities that make up the Spectrum Health Medical Center in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan. Our rich history dates back to 1890. Over the last century, we have grown into a regional leader in care, diagnostics, treatment, prevention and education. And our community continues to grow as well—the Family Birthplace at Butterworth Hospitals delivers more than 8,000 babies a year. Our newly rennovated main lobby will be avaialble for use during ArtPrize.
100 Michigan Street NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Grand Valley State University has a long tradition of supporting the arts. The University's Permanent Collection now numbers over 9,500 works of art, collected in support of its educational mission. The majority of these works are displayed throughout university facilities in Allendale and Grand Rapids to promote diversity and cultural understanding and enrich the lives of students, faculty, staff and the community. The collection features works in a wide range of media by faculty, students and alumni, many of Michigan's finest visual artists, art from around the world, and numerous works by renowned national and international artists, including Sam Gilliam, Olga and Alexander Florensky, and Cyril Lixenberg. The George and Barbara Gordon Gallery located at Richard M. DeVos Center houses an important collection of works of art created by one of West Michigan’s most significant painters, Mathias J. Alten (1871 – 1938) who is often referred to as the Dean of Michigan Painters.
Grand Valley State University Robert C. Pew Grand Rapids Campus, Grand Rapids, MI 40504
100 Ionia Ave. SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
One Trick Pony Grill & Taproom is housed in the oldest Commercial Building in Grand Rapids. It is the venue of choice for local musicians who play there every Thursday night, and some Saturdays. Located in the theatre district, this venue also dedicates 2 walls in the east room to displaying works of art from the Grand Valley Artists Association, so it is ready to hang works of art. We are also looking for a statue and a large hanging stained glass piece to divide the restaurant and be a focal point. A favorite dining place for families, couples, business meetings and large groups delivering something to suit anyone's tastes! Their "one trick"....is hospitality! For more information www.onetrick.biz or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=52935297046
136 East Fulton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
2 East Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
4000+ square foot - open space, renovated downtown manufacturing building. 18ft high tin ceiling, large store front windows facing Ionia Avenue. Great visibility, great for local foot traffic. Several areas available including a window/ledge area, 35' x 5' Chalk Board, open brick walls, other creative areas that accommodate your piece(s).
64 Ionia Avenue SW Ste. 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Immanuel Lutheran is a beautiful gothic church located at the corner of Michigan and Division - next to the Van Andel Institute. We have a beautiful gallery area, lobby, and outdoor space that accommodated 30 artists during the 2010 ArtPrize event.
2 Michigan NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
161 Ottawa NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
open 10.30Am 7.00pm Mon-Weds 10.30am -9.00PM on Thur 10.30am-2.30am on Fri And Sat
180 |MonroeNW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Stella's Lounge is a downtown GR dive bar. Cheap beer, stiff drinks, vintage arcade games, vegan/vegetarian menu, stuffed hamburgers, local art and punk rock music. Stella's also has a back room that is has a different vibe with handmade cocktails, unique wines and beers & 30's pop music but offering the same menu and attitude.
53 Commerce St. SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
We are a Heartside church that has a very open floor plan that worked well for Artprize 2009 and 2010. This year we will be exhibiting the artwork of up to 20 artists, and hope to have 1 large muralist, for outside display. We look forward to any and all art.
250 Commerce SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
First United Methodist Church has a standing art gallery that is in use throughout the year. The gallery is conveniently accessible to our rear entrance with ample parking provided. Lighting is excellent with track lighting that can be adjusted. In addition, the church sanctuary, which houses a 1910 Tiffany window, is easily accessible from the gallery and will be open to the public during Art Prize hours. Restroom facilities are available. An all church event is planned for Saturday, October 1, to provide food, entertainment and activities for all ages.
227 E. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Lia Rose boasts the best in classic clothing and accessories with a flair. You will find brands such as, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans, Melie Bianco handbags and Brighton Jewelry along with many other fabulous fashions. The store shares a door with neighboring Gina’s Boutique in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids on Monroe Center. With its fun and modern atmosphere; Lia Rose is a charming place to shop!
40 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
We have some GREAT ARTISTS showcasing their work IN OUR VENUE! DeVos Place Convention Center serves as a catalyst, as a vital space to convene, think and inspire you to meet your goals, and enjoy a little art! We are part of the daring venture that will offer all of the useful and necessary tools for the perfect gathering. Your next meeting experience is brought to you full of quality, creativity and a modicum of humor. DeVos Place is proud to be a venue for the ArtPrize Competition!
303 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
The building at 19 LaGrave houses four companies. Design Design Inc., M. Middleton, Cool Cups and Verdant Graphics all strive to satisfy the consumer demand and corporate responsibility for sustainable practices. This venue is open to company employees. There will be a variety of different mediums on display to celebrate the diversity of the employees' individual styles.
19 LaGrave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Entrance is intimidating but wonderful, safe, clean space when you arrive in it. Good parking close by and 100 feet from Monroe Ave. Last year there was a Artprize shuttle stop close by.
820 Monroe Ave, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
St. Cecilia Music Center promotes the appreciation, study and performance of music in order to enrich the lives of Michigan residents. We do this through presenting an annual jazz and chamber music concert series and Great Artist Gala featuring world-renowned musicians. Providing music education for all ages through our School of Music, which includes after-school orchestras, band and music classes. Preserving our historic building on Ransom and Fulton for community use. We have an accoustically-superb 650-seat auditorium, an elegant ballroom and various unique recital and meeting spaces. We also have an art gallery that exhibits different artists each month.
24 Ransom Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
THIS VENUE IS FULL. Kendall College of Art and Design will be curating this space with school alumni and current Kendall students. Kendall is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) and, as part of Ferris State University, is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Interior Design program is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation.
235 Louis St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Newly renovated public open space with a four-foot diameter sculpture pedestal located in a high-traffic location across the street from Maya Lin's Ecliptic and the Grand Rapids Art Museum.
125 Monroe Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
136 S. Division Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Cathedral Square will once again serve as an Exhibition Center for ArtPrize providing a unique,inviting and thoughtful viewing environment for the work of a number of artists in a variety of mediums. Located in the Heartside Neighborhood near the intersection of Wealthy Street and Division Avenue and anchored by the 125-year old Cathedral of Saint Andrew,Cathedral Square is an 11.5 acre park-like area in which both indoor and outdoor exhibition space is available. The square's gardens are beautifully landscaped and welcome guests to meander on the pedestrian-friendly, winding walk ways.Cathedral Square includes the cathedral, Cathedral Square Center/Wege Conference Center,the Catholic Information Center,Central High School,Keeler Plaza, Wege Gardens, the Maple Street Improvement Plan campus, and the Piazza Secchia.Reminiscent of a European square where people gather for religious and community celebrations, Piazza Secchia is modeled after Michelangelo's Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome.
360 Division Ave. S., Grand Rapids, MI 49503
During ArtPrize, the Kendall Galleries are open 10 am - 8 pm Monday through Thursday, 10 am - 10 pm Friday and Saturday, and noon -6 pm on Sunday. Make sure to visit our first-floor galleries and our atrium space to see all our ArtPrize entries. In addition, check out the ArtPrize Speaker Series, which Kendall is proud to sponsor. More information is available in the events section of the ArtPrize website.
17 Fountain St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503