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The Deep-Pocketed ArtPrize to Open Second Edition in Dallas in 2016

ArtPrize, the organization that gives away a whopping $500,000 in prizes every year in Grand Rapids, is planning to expand to the land of spurs and ten-gallon hats—that would be Dallas, Texas. 202 more words

ArtPrize expanding to Dallas


In a move about a year in the making, ArtPrize is expanding to Dallas.

An independent 501(c)3 nonprofit organization was created to bring the art competition to Texas. 578 more words


Artprize 2014

Artprize! I’ve been hearing about this art festival for several years, and I made a last-minute trip to Grand Rapids, Michigan in mid-October to catch the end of it. 209 more words


3/50 Michigan

I chose Michigan as my third re-connection because the state holds a special place in my heart. I made the decision to go to Suomi College in Hancock, Michigan after graduating from high school and it was a pretty big deal because I didn’t have a lot of experience traveling outside the motherland of Minnesota, let alone by myself.   682 more words

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ART21 Founder and Executive Director Susan Sollins Dies

ART21 executive director and ArtPrize grand juror Susan Sollins passed away last Monday, October 13 in New York, according to The New York Times. ART21… 241 more words

Susan Sollins, Producer, Director, ArtPrize Juror, Dies

DETROIT (WWJ) – A juror who led this year’s ArtPrize panel has died. Susan Sollins, the executive director of Art21, died on October 13, just days after the ArtPrize 2014 Awards Ceremony was held. 101 more words


ArtPrize 2014

Our family loves ArtPrize. Finding things to do that our whole family enjoys, can be challenging at times, given the difference in ages and stages of our girls. 349 more words