The Top Ten Exhibitions and Artworks I Saw in 2017

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Each year I do a list post about the best art I saw over the past twelve months. I don’t claim that these are the best exhibitions of 2017, because I don’t see nearly enough to make that claim. But I still think it’s worth keeping a log of the exhibitions and artworks that moved me this year. These are listed in the order in which I saw them. Most are newly created, but some are… definitely not. I always see good work at ArtPrize, but I…

Meet the ArtPrize Seven Curatorial Fellows

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Earlier this year, we announced our new Fellowship for Emerging Curators program, designed to offer emerging curators the opportunity to gain valuable experience working alongside a curator…


Venice Biennale, First Impressions

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I'm spending a few days at the opening of the 56th Venice Biennale. The exhibition is one of the most important in the art world. Artwork is displayed all over the city, but the two main…


Pitch Night Minneapolis 2015

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ArtPrize is continuing its partnership with Walker Art Center and mnartists.org to stage Pitch Night Minneapolis at the Walker on May 19. At the event, five Minnesota artists will pitch ideas…


Pitch Night Expands to Indianapolis

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What does an artist do with $5,000, 400,000 people, and 7,000 square feet? ArtPrize is teaming up with the Indianapolis Museum of Art to find out.

Every fall, over 1,500 artists from around…