ArtPrize has announced that there will be more venues at this fall's competition than in 2011.

Registration to be an ArtPrize venue closed at 5:oopm on Thursday, April 12.

The total number of venues in 2012 is 192.  In 2011, there were 164 venues.  Artist registration opens on April 23, the competition runs September 19 - October 7, and we already know what will be displayed in the Grand River this fall during ArtPrize.

Grnow.com has more details about this year's venues:

Exhibition Centers: 7
  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
  • Grand Rapids Art Museum
  • Grand Rapids Public Museum
  • Kendall College of Art and Design
  • St. Cecilia Music Center
  • Urban Institute of Contemporary Art
Showcase Venues: 3
  • Cathedral Square
  • SiTE:LAB @ 54 Jefferson
  • Women's City Club
Venues by Neighborhood:
  • Central City - 77
  • Heartside - 49
  • Hillside - 28
  • Westside - 22
  • Monroe North/Belknap - 13

View the official list of venues for ArtPrize 2012.