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ArtPrize Awards $165,000 in Grants to Artists Ahead of 10th Event

By Jaenell Woods on

GRAND RAPIDS (Michigan) AUGUST 21, 2018—ArtPrize, the independently organized international art competition recognized as one of the world’s largest public art events, today announced $165,000 in total grants to 63 artists around the world. This funding will assist the winning artists in realizing their ambitious projects, and competing for a combination of public vote and juried awards totaling $500,000, at ArtPrize 10 this fall. The event is slated to return to Grand Rapids,…

Biking at ArtPrize

By Vanessa Autumn on

Why should you ride a bike to ArtPrize? Not only is it a fun way to get some exercise, but it’s also a quick and easy way to get around downtown Grand Rapids without having to worry about…


4 Reasons to Vote at ArtPrize

By Jaenell Woods on

As an ArtPrize visitor, you get to decide the winners of $250,000 in cash prizes, including the $200,000 Public Vote Grand Prize. Your votes, cast via smartphone on on your computer, are a…

Announcing ArtPrize Artist Week 2018

By Katie Moore on

Join Us in Celebrating You! 

ArtPrize 10 is right around the corner, and we’re ecstatic to have so many passionate and creative artists in our city, displaying your work and interacting with…



3 Kid-Friendly Summer Art Activities

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School is out in West Michigan, and we’ are excited to get outdoors and play! Art and creative actions can happen spontaneously in our summer fun, and can be even better with a little…