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Edible exhibit to be featured in 2014 Art Prize

It’s that time of year again in Grand Rapids; as the weather cools down, the popular competition ArtPrize is ramping u...

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Sleeping Bear Dunes quilt wins ArtPrize 2013

In the face of a federal government shutdown, in which her work was shuttled outside, Ann Loveless’ quilt “Sleeping ...

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ArtPrize kicks off fifth year in downtown Grand Rapids

With a giant hummingbird sculpture, pandas made out of old tires and a mosaic of President Carter made entirely out of p...

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ArtPrize announces public vote winner, jury pick

Out of 1,517 entries and 47,000 total votes, Adonna Khare’s “Elephants” was the $200,000 grand prize winner of Art...

“I’m painting music,” said Farchi. “I’m not painting the musicians or the instruments, I’m painting sound.” File photo
ArtPrize artists paint music in unique exhibit

The members of Paint in Action resemble regular artists except for two things. One: their canvases spin on their isles. ...

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ArtPrize artist builds kiln in downtown Grand Rapids

There are ArtPrize entries this year that defy gravity, that enchant and intrigue. There are pieces made out of paper b...

ArtPrize returns to downtown Grand Rapids

Many things return with the autumn season. Kids go back to school, leaves fall and ArtPrize transforms downtown Grand Ra...

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ArtPrize begins downtown

It’s almost the end of September, which means only one thing for Grand Rapids: ArtPrize.  For those of you who have b...

"Nessie," as she is affectionately known, was a favorite in the very first ArtPrize in 2009.  Wikimedia Commons
ArtPrize returns to downtown Grand Rapids

Many things return with the autumn season. Kids go back to school, leaves fall and ArtPrize transforms downtown Grand Ra...

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Organization raises human trafficking awareness through ArtPrize

For residents of the United States, the problem of human trafficking seems like an important, though distant, issue. How...