Official Project 1 Events

Saturday, September 7

Opening Day Celebration
Join us for the kick-off of Project 1 at all three of our site locations.

Presented by DTE Foundation

Saturday, September 14

WestSide StreetFair
Enjoy live music and arts and education activities for the whole family. 

Blue Bridge Amplified
Don’t miss an unforgettable evening of light, sound and community at this one-night-only performance. Electronic beat-maker and headliner, Dan Deacon, and an array of local artists will take over Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s Voice Bridge, activating the sound system and 400+ lights that will traverse Grand Rapids’ iconic Blue Bridge.

Presented by Meijer

Saturday, September 21

Pedal Project 1
Explore the artworks on view as part of Project 1 from the unique perspective of your bike seat. Pedal Project 1 is a family-friendly guided bike tour for all ages and levels.

Grand Rapids African American Arts and Music Festival
The boundless artistic contributions of African-Americans will be highlighted during the Third Annual Grand Rapids African American Art and Music Celebration in partnership with Project 1

Presented by Wolverine World Wide

Saturday, September 28

DisArt Presents Voices
DisArt and its collaborator’s present Voices, an immersive, multimedia project displayed and interacted with throughout the Tanglefoot site.

Upcoming SiTE:LAB Events

Kyd Kane Poetry Presents: Friday Night Vibes Open Mic
Oct 4, 8 – 11 PM

Open to the Sky
Oct 5, 6:30 – 10 PM

Kyd Kane Poetry Presents…Cadence, Rhythm and Rhymes
Oct 11, 7 – 10 PM

Cabildo
Oct 12, 7 – 10 PM

Ritsu and lovesliescrushing
Oct 24, 7 – 10 PM

The Moon: In Orbit
Oct 25, 8 – 10 PM

International Animation Day Celebration
Oct 26, 3 – 6 PM

*If you have questions about accessibility or would like to request an accommodation in order to fully participate in this event, please contact our team at events@artprize.org. Note: 72 hours may be required to provide specific services such as ASL interpretations.