ArtPrize Announces Its Top 10 – ArtPrize Spotlight 2013
The first round of public voting for ArtPrize 2013 wrapped up at 11:59pm on Saturday. On Sunday, in front of crowds of people in Rosa Parks Circle, the ArtPrize Top 10 (so far) was announced. Did any of your favorites make it into the Top Ten this year? Check out all of the Top 10 entries after the jump!
Finalists include (in alphabetical order):
Paul Baliker- “Dancing with Mother Nature”- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Anni Crouter- “Polar Expressed”- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Jason Gamrath- “Botanical Exotica a Monumental Collection of the Rare and Beautiful- Grand Rapids Art Museum
Michael Gard- “Taking Flight”- DeVos Place Convention Center
Benjamin Gazsi- “Earth Giant”- Grand Rapids Public Museum
Nick Jakubiak- “Tired Pandas”- The B.O.B.
Ann Loveless- “Sleeping Bear Dunes Lakeshore”- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Robin Protz- “Myth-or-Logic”- Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Andy Sacksteder- “Uplifting”- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Fraser Smith- “Finding Beauty in Bad Things: Porcelain Vine" - DeVos Place Convention Center
And now, it's time for round two! Round two voting will close at 11:59 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Rather than having unlimited votes, participants are limited to one vote for one of the ten finalists.