This week on Sunday Morning Townsquare, Paul speaks with:

  • Paul Amenta, SiTE:LAB
  • Tina Derusha, Style Battle

Thanks for listening!

  • Paul Amenta, SiTE:LAB

I'm joined by Paul Amenta of SiTE:LAB. Paul and I chat about what's planned for the 2012 ArtPrize venue; SiTE:LAB at the former Grand Rapids Public Museum location at 54 Jefferson, the artists and exhibits they're hosting, what he's looking to showcase in a SiTE:LAB location, his work as an adjunct professor at Kendall, some of the pieces of art he's connected with when he had time to explore ArtPrize in past years. Matthew Power's GQ article on ArtPrize, how to better educate people about art and make it less intimidating, the project and more……

  • Tina Derusha, Style Battle

I'm also joined by Tina Derusha from Style Battle. Tina and I chat about what folks will experience at this year's Style Battle, who some of the retail, stylist and photographer teams competing are, the ArtPrize Style Battle team, their charity partner; Artists Creating Together (ACT), and more….

Style Battle 2012
Thursday, September 27, 2012
7:00pm - 1:00am @ Goei Center @ 818 Butterworth events/401567486559086/


I do hope you'll have a chance to tune in! I'm really looking forward to introducing you to folks around West Michigan every week who are helping to positively shape our area with their music, their art, their bold business ideas, and the causes they're passionate about!

~Paul Jendrasiak

I'm joined by former Grand Rapids Mayor John Logie. We chat about what compelled him to run for Mayor in 1990, the state of the city and downtown when he took office, the roadmap he had for the city as he took office, challenges he encountered and how he pushed through them, accomplishments during his time as Mayor he's most fond of, and more……

I'm also joined by Bruce Tinker from the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. Bruce and I chat about the 2012-2013 line-up, the history of the theater, the restoration of its present location on Division, how community members can audition for upcoming roles for this year's line up, and more….

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