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Where to Find ArtPrize’s Eight Neighborhood HUBS

ArtPrize fans will have a new way to enjoy the art competition this fall. ArtPrize has announced there will be eight Neighborhood HUBS. The HUBS will be run by ArtPrize and located at eight major venues.

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Donate shoes, Help At-Risk Children, and save on tickets to CINDERELLA

Broadway Grand Rapids is teaming up with In the Image to help at-risk children in Grand Rapids to get a new pair of shoes for school.

Here is how you can help, and get a thank-you discount to CINDERELLA. Drop off a pair of used shoes at Broadway Grand Rapids and get a discount to the Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical, Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA.

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Artist Registration Open for Grand Haven ArtWalk

Grand Haven's ArtWalk has announced that artist registration is now open.

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How to Volunteer at ArtPrize Eight

ArtPrize Eight is coming to Grand Rapids, September 21 - October 9. It takes hundreds of volunteers to successfully run the popular event. See how you can help make ArtPrize Eight a success.

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ArtPrize Launches New Version of App for ArtPrize Eight

ArtPrize today announced the launch of the ArtPrize Eight mobile app. The new version of the app brings back some popular features and improves upon ways to explore the 171 venues and 1,453 entries at ArtPrize Eight.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media; Switch
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ArtPrize Partners With Switch for STEAM Educational Experience

ArtPrize has announced a new partnership with Switch, the operator of SUPERNAP Grand Rapids at the Switch Pyramid, that will bring an interactive STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) educational experience to ArtPrize this fall.

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Seth Dahlseid
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UICA Hosts “superusted: The 4th Midwest Biennial” Beginning in August

The Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) will play host to a very interesting traveling art exhibit, superusted: The 4th Midwest Biennial. It will be on exhibit from August 18 - October 23. Superusted presents the work of seventeen artists from five states across the Midwest including; Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, and Wisconsin.

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‘Exquisitely Beautiful Pile of Trash’ Wins ArtPrize Pitch Night Indianapolis

ArtPrize gets people talking and asking "what is art?". This year's winner of ArtPrize Pitch Night Indianapolis is sure to be a part of that conversation.

"Triumphal Entry" by Kipp Normand was selected the winner in Indianapolis by five judges last night. Normand wins a $5,000 cash grant as well as a guaranteed spot in a prime location for ArtPrize Eight in Grand Rapids.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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ArtPrize Eight: 1,453 Entries, Seed Grant Winners, Crowdsourcing Grant Challenge Announced

Today, ArtPrize announced this fall's competition will host a total of 1,554 artists representing 44 countries and 40 U.S. states with 1,453 entries.

Seed grant winners and a new crowdsourcing grant opportunity were also announced.

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Fantasy Forest Art Carve in Battle Creek This Weekend

Leila Arboretum is adding 14 new sculptures for the 2016 Fantasy Forest Art Carve, June 16-18 in Battle Creek. That will double the total number of sculptures.

Current works of art include Bigfoot, a tin man, a wizard and a troll. New carvings will include a genie in a bottle, Paul Bunyan and more.

The Fantasy Forest Art Carve is a free event.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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Over 2,000 Entries for ArtPrize Eight

Artist registration closed on Thursday for ArtPrize Eight. At the close of the nearly eight week registration period, 2,124 artists or artist teams have registered 2,008 entries and hope to compete for awards totaling $500,000 this fall in Grand Rapids.

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ArtPrize Pitch Night Louisville Winner Bringing Bubble-Gum Pink Gazebos

ArtPrize has announced Wednesday's Pitch Night Louisville winning entry.

"Gaze-bo(ught)" by Leticia Bajuyo is the winner of a $5,000 cash grant as well as a high-profile spot at Lyon Square in Grand Rapids for ArtPrize Eight.

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