ArtPrize announced today that Founder's has signed on as a premier leadership sponsor and will be the official brewery of ArtPrize for the next five years. According to a statement on Founders' website, "the agreement will allow both us and ArtPrize to capitalize on our respective platforms and nationwide growth."

The partnership includes several elements such as offering Founders beer at all official ArtPrize events, signage, specialized glassware, and more. Additionally, the brewery will be recognized as a major sponsor at all ArtPrize events, and will be featured on the ArtPrize promotional poster.

The fifth annual ArtPrize will take place September 18 through October 6, 2013. Artist Registration for the 2013 event will open on Monday, April 22.