why these finalists

Rapidian on the street: Public at Amway Grand respond to Why These Finalist panelists

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-08-2015 under NONPROFITS

Critical Discourse event portions of video courtesy of WOOD TV8   With four of the 20 ArtPrize public vote finalists located at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, The Rapidian and GRTV went down after Why These Finalists: Part 2 to talk to people...

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Rapidian on the street: Public at Ford Museum responds to Why These Finalists panel

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 10-07-2015 under NONPROFITS

Critical Discourse event portions of video courtesy of WOOD TV8   With five of the 20 ArtPrize finalists discussed at Why These Finalists: Part 1 located at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, The Rapidian and GRTV headed down to that...

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Participation, humor, magic trump sheer size at Why These Finalists Part 2

by (Marjorie Steele)

Submitted 10-07-2015 under NEWS

Video courtesy of WOOD TV8   What elements make a participatory work…work? What makes magic? And why on earth was that death row prisoner given spaghetti instead of spaghettios?  These were the key focal points of last night’s...

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Why These Finalists prompts conversation about ArtPrize Top 40

by (averym92)

Submitted 10-06-2015 under NEWS

Video courtesy of WOOD TV8   After the release of the top 20 public vote finalists, jurors gathered last night to discuss public and jury ArtPrize finalists. It was a night that included discussions of race and violence, what makes one piece of...

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Critical Discourse brings debate to community

by (averym92)

Submitted 09-22-2015 under NEWS

From September 28 to October 6, ArtPrize will be hosting a series of events called Critical Discourse at 7 p.m. each night in the ArtPrize HUB (41 Sheldon Blvd. SE). This event serves the purpose of opening up the discussion of art to the public,...

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I don't like it: How not to form critical discourse about art

by (Holly)

Submitted 10-08-2014 under OPINION

Critical Discourse has, since year one of ArtPrize, been possibly my favorite night of the year- no exaggeration. I want real discussions about art. I champion the idea of building conversation. I miss “crit sessions” from art classes. I...

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Public responds to "Why These Finalists" panel, panelists respond to experience of ArtPrize

by (GRTV)

Submitted 10-07-2014 under NONPROFITS

Monday night's Critical Discourse panel- Scott Stulen, Paddy Johnson and Miranda Lash- analyzed the top selections by both jurors and the public vote. With sometimes brutal honesty, they shared what worked for them in the pieces as well as...

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