ArtPrize shortlists to be revealed Monday night

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The ArtPrize jurors, the panel that will be making the decisions which entries will be taking home the juried cash prizes, will announce their shortlist of top picks this evening at ArtPrize Seven.  You can attend the announcement at 7:00pm at the ArtPrize Hub at 41 Sheldon SE.

The Top 10 public vote will be released later during the contest.  If you vote on the site's app or website Monday, you'll be entered to win tickets to the October 9 awards finale event.

1,550 entries have been submitted for this year's contest.  The juried grand prize is $200,000 and the juried prizes for each of the four categories is $12,500.  The winners of the public votes get the same amount.

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1 Comment

  • Jacob Weirsma

    Meh. I went down on Saturday and didn’t see anything at all that I would vote for. A couple things that weren’t complete garbage, but nothing more impressive than you would see in the home decor section of WalMart.