ArtPrize Submission Deadline June 6

Posted at 5:58 PM, Jun 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-05 18:01:13-04

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The deadline to submit work to the 2013 ArtPrize in downtown Grand Rapids is June 6.

Dozens of submissions for the latest competition are already posted on the ArtPrize website, and it is set to kick off on Sept. 18.  There is $560,000 in prize money available, with the biggest award being the $200,000 first place piece voted by the public.

Art experts will also vote on their favorite pieces and award a Grand Prize selection of $100,000, according to the ArtPrize website.

Anyone over the age of 18 can submit a piece to ArtPRize, which advertises itself as “the world’s largest art competition.”

To submit work to ArtPrize, visit the official website.