artprize artists

Gender and art: Do the numbers add up to anything?

by (mslager)

Submitted 09-26-2011 under OPINION

Last week I attended a screening of W.A.R., Women Art Revolution at the Wealthy Theatre. I now sense a greater awareness of gender and art as I walk through the venues and spaces participating in ArtPrize 2011. The movie served as a reminder...

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ArtPrize Artist Profile: Gabriel Garcia-Fraire

by (rcmason)

Submitted 09-25-2010 under LOCAL LIFE

  “Community” finds a fitting home above a sandy shuffleboard at Pub 43 during Grand Rapid’s second annual ArtPrize competition. Twenty-three year old Chicagoan artist Gabriel Garcia-Fraire has been working the day away, installing his entry in...

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