ArtPrize Up Close: Chris LaPorte Talks 2014 Entry, New Studio, Winning in 2010 and More [Video]
Chris LaPorte is back at ArtPrize in 2014 with "Family Room; Lineage". He talked with us about his latest piece, what's changed since winning in 2010, and plans for a new studio.
Chris LaPorte is a Grand Rapids resident and a full-time professor at Aquinas College.
Since winning, LaPorte has entered ArtPrize three times. He continues to draw attention and gain new fans.
LaPorte talked with us and explained what inspired his 2014 ArtPrize entry, how the public's perception of his work has changed since 2010, his fundraising plans for a new studio, and more.