Metal Monkeys Will Adorn Bridge During ArtPrize
This year, there will be some monkey business going on during ArtPrize.
ArtPrize 2011 artist Dale Rogers and the Humane Society of West Michigan confirmed to WZZM 13 that the "Metal Monkey Mania" exhibit has been slated to appear on the Blue Pedestrian Bridge in downtown during this year's competition.
ArtPrize 2011 will run from September 21 until October 9 in downtown Grand Rapids. ArtPrize organizers are currently matching registered artists with registered venues all around the city.
"Metal Monkey Mania" will consist of 100 metal sculpted monkeys, each measuring about 4 1/2 feet tall, 2 feet wide, 6 inches deep and weighing about 30 pounds.