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It’s the second day of ArtPrize Seven and Round 1 Voting -- presented by Meijer -- is underway.
- Stop by one of the ArtPrize Labs, Drop-in Studios today at either the Access Art Lounge between 12 - 8 p.m. to The HUB between 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. with your family for a self-directed creative experience. This program was designed in partnership with Teaching Artist, Kelly Allen.
ArtPrize Seven is currently in the Round 1 phase of voting. During this time every Entry at every Venue in the ArtPrize District is in the running for big prizes. You have until Oct. 3 at midnight to vote for the artwork you think deserves a spot in the Public Vote Final 20. Download the free ArtPrize Seven mobile app (for iOS and Android devices) and register now!
- Check out The Great Gatsby playing at the Civic Theatre at 8 p.m.
- St. Cecilia Music Center has organized over 150 live free performances at five different official ArtPrize Busking Sites throughout the city, watch musicians between 5 - 8 p.m. tonight -- get more details.
Next Milestone event: Critical Discourse kicks off September 28th at 7 p.m. in the ArtPrize HUB auditorium with the Juror's Shortlist Event -- televised live on WOODTV8 -- The jurors of the category awards will each present and discuss a list of five nominees for their awards.
WATERFRONT FILM FESTIVAL
The GVSU Laker Band kicked off ArtPrize Seven in style last night with a rousing performance at Rosa Parks Circle and Mayor George Heartwell helped celebrate.
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