View our ArtPrize preview to learn about venue hours, voting deadlines, what's new this year and more.

ArtPrize is Sept. 24 (Wednesday) to Oct. 12. There are a total of 1,536 entries this year.

Our guide will help you to plan ahead, save time and see more of the fantastic art that is overtaking Grand Rapids.





  • September 24 - Round 1 voting begins at noon.
  • October 4 - Round 1 voting ends at 11:59pm.
  • October 5 - Public Vote Top 20 announced at 2:00pm at Rosa Parks Circle, Round 2 voting begins at 3:00pm.
  • October 9 - Round 2 voting ends at 11:59pm.
  • October 10 - Awards Show at Grand Rapids Civic Theatre at 8:00pm.
  • October 12 - ArtPrize ends at 6:00pm.


  • Must be 16 to vote.
  • Register to Vote - Present a valid ID while downtown and register your e-mail address with ArtPrize or use a GPS enabled mobile device, download the ArtPrize app, and register your account with the app while in downtown Grand Rapids.
  • Where to Vote -, via text message, or with the ArtPrize app.
  • Round 1 - Vote for as many artists as you like.
  • Round 2 - Vote for one of the Top 20.




  • The HUB - The HUB is ArtPrize headquarters. It's the place to go when you want to buy ArtPrize gear or when you have a specific question about ArtPrize.
Have a great time at ArtPrize 2014!

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