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The most recent coverage of ArtPrize 2010 on The Rapidian

Gretchen Vinnedge | Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 13:09
LOCAL LIFE:  ArtPrize doesn't end until all of the artwork is taken down.  On Monday, Lure/Wave was deinstalled from the new UICA building.
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scott warren | Monday, October 11, 2010 - 17:38
OPINION:  As an Artprize venue that housed nine artists, the Goodspeed Lofts (Cherry and Grandville) in downtown Grand Rapids has been our home for the last three weeks. We made a lot of new friends...
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Denise Cheng | Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 07:36
LOCAL LIFE: On Wednesday night, local band Cabildo had a solid caravan of 25 people - musicians and admirers - following them by bicycle and on foot to nine pianos sprinkled around downtown. The pianos were part...
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Essays & Critique

Critical reflection pieces on ArtPrize entries, art in general and community impact

Paul Wittenbraker | Friday, October 22, 2010 - 12:55
OPINION: Writer Alfie Kohn examines the use of rewards and presents a fascinating case for how rewards often fail, especially when the desired outcome is human quality. In his book, Punished by Rewards, Kohn...
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Mark Rumsey | Tuesday, October 12, 2010 - 16:58
OPINION: What does our culture expect in art and an artist? What can we learn from it, and where can we go?
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Elizabeth VanArragon | Monday, October 11, 2010 - 15:00
OPINION: I was sorry to see that the ArtPrize top ten did not include a single example of photography, film, or video art. I was not surprised to see the continued preference for conventional “art” materials...
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Eat & Drink ArtPrize 2010

Find out what's hot at each of ArtPrize 2010's 43 bar and restaurant venues. Click here to see them all

Marlee Cook-Parrott | Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 16:57
LOCAL LIFE: The Cottage Bar has been serving the best burgers in town since 1927, making them the oldest restaurant in downtown Grand Rapids.  Recently voted the "Best Burger in Michigan" by USA Today, the...
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