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ArtPrize Up Close: Dominic Pangborn’s 3D Entry ‘Michigan in Motion’ [Video]

Sometimes watching other people engage with artwork at ArtPrize can be just as entertaining as experiencing it firsthand.

Dominic Pangborn's "Michigan in Motion" is getting reactions of shock, big smiles, and lots of double takes.

"Michigan in Motion" is heading towards the front of the list of early favorites at ArtPrize 2014.

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On September 27

S-a-t-u-r-d-a-y. The weekend is here, and ArtPrize continues its vibrance in downtown Grand Rapids and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.

Today (Saturday, Sept. 27) is the fourth day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

About 65,000 votes had been cast by 8 a.m. today in first-round public voting, according to ArtPrize's vote tabulations. The voting helps determine a $200,000 grand prize winner, with another $200,000 grand prize selected by a juried panel of art critics.

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Matt Milhouse
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ArtPrize 2014: Skateboarding with Ghosts and Shadows in the Basement [Video]

The art of skateboarding is on display at ArtPrize and you just might do a double take the first time you see it.

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On September 26 [Video]

While tonight brings an evening for artists' receptions, there's a full day ahead and 174 venues to explore for ArtPrize 2014.

Today (Friday, Sept. 26) is the third day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

More than 36,000 votes had been cast by 7:30 a.m. today in first round public voting, according to ArtPrize's vote tabulations. The voting helps determine a $200,000 grand prize winner, with another $200,000 grand prize selected by a juried panel of art critics.

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Matt Milhouse
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ArtPrize 2014: An Early Favorite at GRAM? [Video]

Stop and enjoy Anila Quayyum Agha's "Intersections" at GRAM and you may notice an audible gasp as visitors turn the corner and enter the large room that holds the piece.

"Intersections" is getting strong reactions at ArtPrize.

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Matt Milhouse
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ArtPrize 2014: Choirs Invited to Participate at ArtPrize Awards [Video]

Choirs, choir members, and choir directors are invited to be a part of the ArtPrize Voice Project at the ArtPrize Awards celebration on October 10.

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Photo courtesy of Bill Secunda
Photo courtesy of Bill Secunda
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ArtPrize 2014: Nail Sculptor Bill Secunda Returns with Crucifix

Bill Secunda is well-known among fans of ArtPrize. His sculptures draw crowds and votes.

This year is likely to be no different.

Secunda's ArtPrize entry for 2014 is a crucifix made of nails.

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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On Sept. 25

There are 1,537 artist entries from 42 U.S. states and 51 countries at ArtPrize 2014, which opened Wednesday. With the combination of a public vote and juried honors, the sixth annual event is awarding $560,000 in prizes.

For the public vote, voting began at noon and round one closes at 11:59 p.m. Oct. 4, with the public vote finalists announced at 1 p.m. Oct. 2. Round two voting starts at 2 p.m. Oct. 2 with winner announced Oct. 9.

More than 13,000 votes had been cast by midnight Wednesday, according to ArtPrize's vote tabulations.

Today (Thursday, Sept. 25) is the second day of the 19-day public art exhibition, which runs through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

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ArtPrize 2014: Man Dressed in Gold Sequins Trapped in Glass Case [Video]

You never know what you'll see at ArtPrize.

Luis Raul Poveda's "Golden Child" at Sin Republic is proof.

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Steven Depolo
Steven Depolo
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ArtPrize 2014: 20 Sweet Venues to Explore Over 19 Days

ArtPrize is a radically open, independently organized international art competition and exhibition that runs today through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

Here are 20 sweet venues to check out during ArtPrize, and these are just the tip of the artistic iceberg for the public art extravaganza.

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Matt Milhouse
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ArtPrize Up Close: Boardwalk Condominiums [Video]

With multiple levels and 69 entries, Boardwalk Condominiums is a venue to keep an eye on at ArtPrize 2014.

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John VanderHaagen
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ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On Sept. 24

This is the opening day for ArtPrize 2014.

Welcome to the festivities for the sixth annual event, which runs today through Oct. 12 in Grand Rapids.

As ArtPrize relates:
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