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ArtPrize leadership looks ahead, plots course for the future

by (Kiran Sood Patel)

Submitted 07-10-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

In June, ArtPrize announced some major changes ahead as the art festival approaches its tenth anniversary this year. Beginning this year, ArtPrize will be held biennially, meaning the next competition will take place in Fall 2020. In Fall 2019, a...

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ArtPrize announces changes as tenth anniversary approaches this fall

by (Kiran Sood Patel)

Submitted 06-21-2018 under NEWS

ArtPrize announced this afternoon the celebration will switch to every other year after ArtPrize 10 takes place this fall. At a press conference at Belknap Park, ArtPrize officials announced a new art project called "Project 1 by ArtPrize...

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Is ArtPrize hurting our homeless population?

by (courtneymburrows)

Submitted 10-05-2017 under OPINION

As ArtPrize 9 is underway the streets of Grand Rapids flood with thousands of art-lovers pushed into every over-pass, under-pass, crevice and walkway in hopes of viewing art that will inspire and entertain. To the average Grand Rapidian or tourist...

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Community responds to 'Why These Finalists? Part 2'

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-05-2017 under NEWS

Art critics discussed 'Why These Finalists? Part 2' at the ArtPrize Studio at the ArtPrize Hub Tuesday night, October 3, 2017 on 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE in front of a live audience. The Rapidian and GRTV interviewed a variety of audience...

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Community responds to 'Why These Finalists? Part 2': Kulapat Yantrasast

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-05-2017 under NONPROFITS

Art critics discussed 'Why These Finalists? Part 2' at the ArtPrize Studio at the ArtPrize Hub Tuesday night, October 3, 2017 on 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE in front of a live audience. The Rapidian and GRTV interviewed a variety of audience...

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Community responds to 'Why These Finalists? Part 2: Kyd Kane

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-05-2017 under NONPROFITS

Art critics discussed 'Why These Finalists? Part 2' at the ArtPrize Studio at the ArtPrize Hub Tuesday night, October 3, 2017 on 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE in front of a live audience. The Rapidian and GRTV interviewed a variety of audience...

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Community responds to 'Why These Finalists? Part 2: Morgan LaBarrie

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-05-2017 under NONPROFITS

Art critics discussed 'Why These Finalists? Part 2' at the ArtPrize Studio at the ArtPrize Hub Tuesday night, October 3, 2017 on 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE in front of a live audience. The Rapidian and GRTV interviewed a variety of audience...

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Community responds to 'Why These Finalists? Part 1'

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-03-2017 under PLACE-MATTERS

Art critics discussed 'Why These Finalists? Part 1' at the ArtPrize Studio at the ArtPrize Hub last night, October 2, 2017 on 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE in front of a live audience. The Rapidian and GRTV interviewed a variety of audience...

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Art happens here 365 days a year

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 10-03-2017 under NONPROFITS

This time of year in Grand Rapids, it’s pretty much impossible to walk three feet without coming face to face with some kind of art. What many people who flock to this city this time of year for ArtPrize may not realize is that art lives and...

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ArtPrize 2017 top 20 finalist "Lux Maximus" interview with the artist

by (Jerry Wayne Newson)

Submitted 10-03-2017 under NEWS

ArtPrize juxtaposes expert juror selection with what moves and inspires people whose personal exploration of artistic expression may not have extended beyond crayons and coloring books, rewarding artists that touch the hearts and ignite the...

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