Art Battle

After vacation to Grand Rapids over 20 years ago, artist strives for citizenship

by (crestongr)

Submitted 05-02-2013 under NONPROFITS

For Grand Rapids-based artist Erick Picardo, a visit to the United States has turned into over a 20 year stay. The Domincan Republic native, who often identifies as Caribbean due to a shared culture with places like St. Thomas and Puerto Rico,...

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Artists Battle in Fundraiser for the Creston Neighborhood

by (Heidi Stukkie)

Submitted 05-10-2010 under NEWS

The fourth annual Art Battle for Community will be held Wednesday night, May 12, at the Sazerac Lounge on Plainfield. This creative and energetic fundraiser supports the Creston Neighborhood Association (CNA) and is one of its "Hello,...

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Art Battle

by (baier)

Submitted 11-24-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

Earlier this month (Saturday, November 7th), approximately 500 individuals poured through the doors of a large warehouse at 955 Godfrey to observe 23 teams of artists compete for a grand prize of $500. For a meager $8, spectators enjoyed live music...

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