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6 Grand Rapids-Inspired Halloween Costumes You Can Wear this Year

Think local this Halloween!

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
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ArtPrize is Back With an Opening Night Party at Rosa Parks Circle Tonight

Something for "Game of Thrones" and "Harry Potter" fans tonight!

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SiTE:LAB Hosting Powerful Play ‘Detroit ’67’ Starting Last Weekend of ArtPrize

Award-winning play featured in New York Times opening in Grand Rapids in October.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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What Kind of ArtPrize Entry Are You? Take the Quiz!

Are you an educational dragon painting? A political beer mural? Something else? Find out!

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ArtPrize STEAM Village Includes 3D Printing, Virtual Reality, Robots and More

It's for adults too!

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Matt Milhouse, TSM
Matt Milhouse, TSM
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ArtPrize 2014 Winning Artist Returning to ArtPrize

Anila Quayyum Agha's entry into ArtPrize 2014 titled "Intersections" may be the most popular entry in ArtPrize history.

"Intersections" was both the Public Vote and Juried Award winner at ArtPrize 2014 earning Agha a total of $300,000.

Agha is set to return to ArtPrize this year.

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ArtPrize Pitch Night Winners: Poetry Fox, Wall of 5,000 Mirrors, Extinction Simulation, More

ArtPrize Pitch Night is a way to discover and support out-of-town artists. Winners receive $5,000 and prime spot to display their work at ArtPrize in Grand Rapids.

Pitch Night has grown each year since its debut in 2013. This year, ArtPrize Pitch Night has expanded to six cities.

Learn about this year's winning projects, artists and where to find them at ArtPrize Nine.

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Courtesy of Jennifer Cronin
Courtesy of Jennifer Cronin
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Four-Time ArtPrize Artist Named One of ’14 Emerging Women Artists to Watch in 2017′

Artnet's "14 Emerging Women Artists to Watch in 2017" includes an artist whose work will be familiar to fans of ArtPrize.

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The Cotton Bowl’s ArtPrize Moment: Giant Mascots Made of Tires

Remember when Dallas was going to host an expansion of ArtPrize?

The three-year agreement was set to begin in 2016, but ArtPrize Dallas was cancelled because of funding and some who "saw the concept as threatening to the status quo."

It seems Dallas is having second thoughts after introducing two ArtPrize-like sculptures made out of tires.

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Photo Credit: ArtPrize 2016
Photo Credit: ArtPrize 2016
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Final Vote Rankings of ArtPrize Public Vote Finalists

The winners of ArtPrize Eight were announced Friday night, then the annual event closed on Sunday.

Take a look at the Public Vote category winners and how all of the Top 20 finished within their own category.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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It’s Not All About Winning at ArtPrize

There are many different types of artists that enter ArtPrize and there are many different reasons that artists enter.

Some artists enter to win. Some enter for exposure. Some enter because they love to share their craft. It's often a combo of all three, but it's definitely not always just about winning.

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Photo Credit: ArtPrize 2016
Photo Credit: ArtPrize 2016
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See all of the Winners of ArtPrize Eight [Photos]

The winners of ArtPrize Eight have been announced including two $200,000 Grand Prize winners.

The Public Grand Prize goes to Wounded Warrior Dogs by James Mellick. The Juried Grand Prize goes to The Bureau of Personal Belonging by Stacey Kirby.

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