New Post

ArtPrize Celebrates Project 1 and Announces Competition’s Return in 2020

By Jaenell Woods on

The ArtPrize competition will return September 16-October 4, 2020, featuring more artist grants and deeper engagement between artists and visitors.

GRAND RAPIDS (Michigan) OCTOBER 25, 2019 — ArtPrize, which produces open citywide contemporary art experiences each fall, this weekend celebrates the conclusion of its inaugural Project 1 exhibition and announces the return of its biennial competition, slated to take place in Grand Rapids from September 16 to October 4, 2020. In the lead…

My ArtPrize Experience

By ArtPrize on

By Kailey Pagels, Exhibitions Intern

We’ve all heard those sayings that go something like, “If you don’t like the weather in Michigan, wait five minutes.” True or not, the lovely mitten…

My ArtPrize Experience

By ArtPrize on

By Zack Bennett, Photography Intern

ArtPrize is the biggest celebration of art that I have ever had the privilege to be a part of. Coming from a much smaller city where we have a very…

ArtPrize is Worth It

By ArtPrize on

By Hannah Baker, Social Media Intern

500,000 visitors, 1,400 artists, 1,000 volunteers, 30 staff, 12 interns, and I proudly got to include myself in these numbers. I was the social media…