Voting for the Grand Rapids ArtPrize has started and will continue through October 7th. ArtPrize is an open, independently organized international art competition which takes place for 19 days. More than $500,000 in prizes are awarded every year including a $200,000 grand prize which is decided by pubic vote and another $200,000 prize awarded by a jury of art experts. Any artist working in any medium from anywhere in the world can participate. Art is exhibited throughout downtown Grand Rapids at museums, bars, public parks, restaurants, theaters, hotels and more. This year, 1260+ works created by 1400+ artists from 41 states and 40 countries will be exhibited in 165+ venues. ArtPrize is free and open to the public.
Online voting for ArtPrize has started. The following entries were found to have subjects that are dogs, cats, horses or a combination of different pets. Click on the title of the art to vote. Continue reading