ArtPrize 2014: What’s Going On October 7
There's just three more days to vote for ArtPrize 2014.
The public voting determines a $200,000 grand prize winner, with another $200,000 grand prize selected from the jurors' shortlists. There is $560,000 in prize money being awarded for the sixth annual ArtPrize, with four $20,000 category awards being awarded in both public and juried competitions.
There were 352,732 votes cast in the first round of public voting, according to ArtPrize's tabulation. Another 16,000 votes have been cast in second-round voting as of 8 a.m. this morning.
Public voting remains from today through Thursday from 3 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. each day.
Today's Big Event
ArtPrize's Critical Discourse programming wraps up with part two of the two-part series "Why These Finalists?"
Tonight from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The ArtPrize Hub Soundstage, 41 Sheldon Boulevard SE, three art experts discuss the public and juried finalists for two-dimensional and installations.
The discussion is being broadcast by WOOD TV-8.
Today's Thing to Do
There are 174 ArtPrize venues to explore in downtown Grand Rapid and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.
Where haven't you gone yet?