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Are You Backlit?

Do you ever have revelations during the night? Since ArtPrize started, I’ve been sleeping so hard I don’t even wake once up during the night, but I still have semi-conscious moments of thought. 405 more words

Meditations And Reflections

ArtPrize piece aimed at saving Michigan's monarchs

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — More than 1,200 bronze monarch butterflies have taken over DeVos Place Convention Center.

It’s part of the ArtPrize Eight entry titled The Butterfly Effect. 231 more words


ArtPrize Friends

Every fall the city of Grand Rapids, Michigan transforms into an art paradise for artists and art lovers. It’s all because of ArtPrize — an open competition for artists to submit their work and have the opportunity to win more than $500,000 worth of prizes. 160 more words

Inspiring Stories

Entry on Shortlist almost didn't make ArtPrize Eight

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — One striking piece on the Jurors’ Shortlist was almost left out of ArtPrize Eight because the artist couldn’t find a venue. 266 more words


ArtPrize Shortlist artist creates 3-D effect in 2-D painting

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Chakila Hoskins has entered pieces in the world’s largest competition for each of its eight years, but this year is the first time she has been recognized by jurors. 478 more words


One of West Michigan's fallen Iraq war heroes honored in ArtPrize

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – One of West Michigan’s first war heroes killed in Iraq is being honored in an emotional painting at ArtPrize, raising awareness about active duty military families. 288 more words