Where Art Becomes Agora

The Heartside Community Meal by Seitu JonesKallie Spidahl Photography This essay, written July 19, 2019 and addendum written September 13, 2019, comes from the Project 1 catalouge coming out in October. By Rebecca Carbin, Independent Curator In her 2015 anthology of recent practices in public art, titled Out of Time, Out of Place: Public Art […]

ArtPrize, Deloitte and Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University Announce Continuation of Internship Program to Increase Professional Opportunities for Students

GRAND RAPIDS (MI)–September 11, 2019 — Project 1 by ArtPrize, in collaboration with Deloitte and Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University (KCAD), are excited to announce the continuation of an Internship Program that welcomes college students from across West Michigan who are eager to learn important leadership skills and gain professional […]

Crossed Lines

Photo Credit: Bryan Esler PhotoThis essay is from the Project 1 by ArtPrize catalog coming out in October. By Kevin BuistArtistic Director of ArtPrize “There are parts where even individual trees are crosshatched, where Ul Qoman children and Besz children clamber past each other, each obeying their parents’ whispered strictures to unsee the other.” — […]