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Story Matters: Sarah Bowling and Aaron Hendrick's ArtPrize engagement story

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-04-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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High and low art

by (MattP)

Submitted 10-03-2013 under OPINION

Are some forms of art “higher” than others? Is classical music a higher form than rock music? Is poetry above detective novels? Most people are aware of a distinction between high and low art. High art is appreciated by those with the...

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Story Matters: Ashley Atkins and Jacki Dykstra experience ArtPrize through volunteering

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-02-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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Story Matters: Amy Wilson works to connect the community with DITA's ArtPrize entry

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-02-2013 under NONPROFITS

We build community when we share our stories - whether they be a memory, an experience or just simply telling what we think is great about this place. While at various ArtPrize venues throughout the event, The Rapidian's Story Matters...

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Knitting parties create community involvement in bombing--yarn bombing

by (Molly Heinhuis)

Submitted 09-26-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Since July, a group of locals called Divison Fibers have been getting together at Parliament the Boutique to knit in preparation for ArtPrize. They created yarn panels to place in the empty spaces throughout the street with an...

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Cat Video Festival at ArtPrize to unite cat owners

by (Molly Heinhuis)

Submitted 09-26-2013 under NEWS

This Friday, September 27, the Walker Art Center will bring the second edition of the Cat Video Festival to ArtPrize. They will show a 75 minute film of cat videos, separated into seven different categories. The last category is a people's...

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Gentrify This: An art show

by (scott warren)

Submitted 09-24-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

On Saturday, The Bloom Collective (8 Jefferson SE) will be hosting the official opening of their current show "Gentrify This: The myth of progress, history, growth & the supposed inevitability of it all."  The show runs...

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Join the conversation about art and urbanization

by (erictank)

Submitted 09-24-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

This week, spend your evenings in an engaging conversation about art and its ability to revitalize urban spaces. ArtPrize is in full swing and for those interested the first presentation, "The Re-Imagined City," will take place on Tuesday...

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Celebrated panelists to discuss role of art in urban landscapes

by (rpontius)

Submitted 09-23-2013 under NEWS

“The Re-Imagined City” panel discussion is coming to the HUB at 41 Sheldon on September 23. The panel discussion is part of ArtPrize’s Speaker Series featuring Eva Franch I Gilabert and Reed Kroloff. The panelists will discuss the...

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Interview with Manon Slome, ArtPrize 2013 Grand Prize Juror

by (ArtPrize)

Submitted 09-19-2013 under NONPROFITS

This is the third and final post in our series of interviews with the ArtPrize 2013 Grand Prize jurors. Manon Slome is the co-founder and chief curator of No Longer Empty, an organization that reaches new audiences for contemporary art through...

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