Watch the ArtPrize Awards Show Friday at 7 p.m. on WOOD TV8
Watch the ArtPrize Eight Awards show beginning at 7:30 p.m. on WOOD TV8 and live on woodtv.com.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — After 19 days, 1,453 entries and 380,119 votes, ArtPrize Eight all comes down to tonight, when an estimated 10 artists will join the ArtPrize winners’ circle, taking home their share of the $500,000 in prizes.
Artists and supporters are expected to fill the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre at 7:30 p.m. for the eighth annual ArtPrize Awards ceremony, powered by the DTE Energy Foundation.
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Among the 39 finalists vying for awards is SiTE:LAB, which is a four-time winner of the outstanding venue category, and a piece that was almost left out of ArtPrize Eight because the artist couldn’t find a venue.
Stay with 24 Hour News 8 as ArtPrize announces this year’s winners throughout the night. We’ll be carrying the awards show live on WOOD TV8 and on woodtv.com. You can also watch the broadcast on the big screen downtown at Rosa Parks Circle, beginning at 7 p.m.