⚠️UPDATE⚠️ -- The location of this event has CHANGED DUE TO WEATHER. The SmartArt event will now be held at the ArtPrize headquarters theatre at 2 Fulton W (best known as the UICA building at the corner of Fulton St. and Division Ave.).
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (GRPS) — As ArtPrize 2023 kicks off in downtown Grand Rapids, our talented GRPS high school scholars have been eager to showcase their artwork in the 10th Annual SmartArt (Students Making Art with a Renewable Theme) Contest. On Sunday, September 17, Consumers Energy and GRPS will celebrate our artists at an ArtPrize event at Studio Park (123 Ionia Ave. SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503) from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.
The artwork of the top-20 finalists will be revealed and the contest winner will be announced at this public ceremony. The winner will receive a $2,000 college scholarship courtesy of Consumers Energy. Scholar artwork will be on display at 40 Monroe Center St NW #105, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 through October 1.