Contact Us
artprize

artprize

johne777, Flickr
johne777, Flickr
[

ArtPrize 2012 Spotlight – Volunteer Opportunities

ArtPrize counts on the generosity of volunteers to be successful.  Hundreds of volunteers have already signed up, but more are needed.

Volunteers fill many jobs, enjoy some perks, and have a lot of fun.  The deadline to become a volunteer is Wednesday, September 12. 

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

ArtPrize Begins September 19 – Are You Going This Year? [Poll]

ArtPrize kicks off September 19 and runs through October 7.  Thousands will visit Grand Rapids to see 1,517 ArtPrize entries at 161 venues.  Will you be one of them?

Are you going to visit ArtPrize this year?

Read More

Category: ARTPRIZE, Poll Of The Day Tags:
Craft-Revival Jewelers
Craft-Revival Jewelers
[

ArtPrize Jewelry Worth $25,000 To Be Auctioned Off For West Michigan Charities

ArtPrize is set to kick off on September 19.  Each year the competition brings a few new surprises, among those this year is an entry valued at $25,000.  It will be auctioned off to benefit West Michigan charities.

Read More

Matt Milhouse
Matt Milhouse
[

ArtPrize Holds Volunteer Party, Still Needs More Help

ArtPrize held their Volunteer Kick-Off Rally last night at 55 Campau in downtown Grand Rapids.

The rally was meant as a thank you to current volunteers and also as an opportunity to draw further attention to the need for more volunteers.

About 1,000 total volunteers are needed for ArtPrize.  ArtPrize remains a few hundred short of that goal. 

Read More

Gene Parker
Gene Parker
[

ArtPrize Looking For Groups To Volunteer Together

ArtPrize is just a couple of months away.  The competition begins September 19 and runs through October 7, but ArtPrize couldn't happen without the help of hundreds of volunteers.

ArtPrize in now recruiting groups to volunteer together.

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

SiTE:LAB At Blandford Nature Center This Weekend

You may remember SiTE:LAB from ArtPrize.  Last year, SiTE:LAB won the first ArtPrize venue award for their collection of art in the former Junior Achievement building at 2 East Fulton in Grand Rapids.

SiTE:LAB has displayed art at other Grand Rapids locations in the past.  This weekend, SiTE:LAB takes over Blandford Nature Center.

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

What Is Your Favorite Annual Festival Or Event In West Michigan? – Poll Of The Day

The 41st annual Festival of the Arts wrapped-up on Sunday, but it won't be long before the next big event hits West Michigan.  West Michigan is home to dozens of great festivals and events.  Which is your favorite?

Read More

www.wzzm13.com
www.wzzm13.com
[

grNow.com, WZZM 13 And I Take A Look At ArtPrize Like Never Before

There are a lot of things that make ArtPrize work.  Things that you may not even think about.  What if next year during Artprize you and your family hosted one of the many artists that visit our beautiful city

Read More

youtube ofer mizrachi
youtube ofer mizrachi
[

TEASER From My WZZM13 / grNow.com Segment Sunday Early Morning News

The grNow.com segment I do airs usually on Sunday morning between 7am and 7:30am on the WZZM 13 Sunday Early Morning News with Jennifer Pascua and Aaron Ofseyer.  I am doing a story on the "back story" of ArtPrize.  While everyone is talking about what we did right with Artprize, and what we need to do to make ArtPrize better next year; I wanted to talk to a host family about what the ArtPrize experience was like for them.  What was it like inviting a person you didn't know into your home for about 3 weeks?

Read More

youtube
youtube
[

Meet ArtPrize Winner & Creator Of “Crucifixion”, Mia Tavonatti [video]

It is now easy for me to see why, Crucifixion, for Mia Tavonatti!  She IS a walking, talking, miracle who overcame and shows the resiliency of the human spirit to continue to go on.  She understands that there are no coincidences and even the bad stuff can be used for good.  It al

Read More

youtube
youtube
[

Grand Rapids ARTPRIZE 2011 Artist Interviews And Visitor Reactions![video]

This is the last week for ArtPrize.  Talked to Robyn, an Art Prize artist, on Thursday.  Getting the know the artist behind the ArtPrize entry sometimes yields a beautiful story!

Read More

youtube
youtube
[

ARTPRIZE 2011 Artist From Israel Shares His Story With Me[video]

Ofer MizraChi has such a good vibe!  He read somewhere that Grand Rapids Michigan was having an artist's competition!  Being an artist, he soon realized he had to come to this "Grand Rapids place!"  So, never being in America before, his travel agent booked him a flight, he arrived in New York City, he rented a car with GPS, programmed in Grand Rapids, Michigan and arrived here close to 3 weeks ago

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on 100.5 The River quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!