The De Vos Family (think Amway) of West Michigan is offering a the world's largest Art Prize - $250,000!
There is so much to learn about this prize and all the smaller venues surrounding it. The competition is going to take over Grand Rapids, MI, in the fall with much press and activity going on. The winner is by public vote
! You heard me right, the public.
# Top 10 entries will receive a prize
# Multiple artists can collaborate on an entry
# Artists may only submit one entry
# Property owners/renters in downtown Grand Rapids can become a venue
# Number of artists represented is only limited by number of venues that become available
Learn more at: http://www.artprize.org/about-artprize
What is even more interesting is their online blog that tells the story about all the exciting things going on around the Prize. Be sure to keep track of what's going on day to day at blog.artprize.org