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Renascentia is an oil painting on paper depicting feminine forms deeply embedded within transparent and opaque layers of paint which describe the essence of fabric. Renascentia is the Latin terminology for the word "rebirth". This piece is a metaphorical reflection of a personal spiritual rebirth. - Karyn Alise VogelpohlRead More
My entry is a large-scale flower painting -- part of a body of work which springs from my dual interests in old-fashioned garden flowers, and seventeenth and eighteenth century European botanical still life. This ten-foot round canvas is based on one of the varieties of dahlia I am growing in my garden: the "chocolate" variety of "Karma Dahlia." Dahlias interest me, in part, because we cherish and propagate their gaudy mutations. They are among the species whose reproductive success is due, in large part, to their ability to seduce humans into propagating them in large numbers. I like this strange inter-species relationship. The flower itself, becomes art, with the plant's genetic material as medium.Read More
Event: ArtPrize 7, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Entry Location: Rockys Bar and Grill 633 Ottawa N.W. Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Vote Code: 61615
Artist: Matthew Sutherland
Title: Flory Park Suspension FootbridgeRead More
Photo Abstract Flora series underway.
Showing @ Rocky's Bar and Grill, 633 Ottawa Street.
The Riverview Center is the perfect location to start your ArtPrize journey. Enjoy the benefit of free parking. Tour our building's first floor art prize exhibits from the North lobby to the South lobby. We are located on the Grand River next to the river walk, a paved path that leads you to the heart side of downtown. Enjoy a variety of outdoor ArtPrize exhibits along the way.Read More
The Riverview Center is the perfect location to start your ArtPrize journey. Enjoy the benefit of free parking. Tour our buliding's first floor art prize exhibits from the North lobby to the South lobby. We are located on the Grand River next to the Riverwalk, a paved path that leads you to the heartside of downtown. Enjoy a variety of outdoor ArtPrize exhibits along the way.Read More
Real Surreal - Dead End photograph captured on March 19, 2013 downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.Read More
This year for ArtPrize, Experience Grand Rapids hosted a Grand Rapids Instagram contest. To enter, participants included the #ExperienceArtPrize hashtag in their Instagram photo caption while sharing their ArtPrize experiences. The top 10 have been chosen by Experience Grand Rapids and their chance to win a Grand Rapids prize package is up to your vote. Fill out the short form below and vote for your favorite Instgram photo! Voting will end on October 14, 2012 at 11:59pm. Winner will be contacted on Monday, October 15, 2012
The instagram photo I submitted made the top ten!! The "Bird Feeder / Silverware Eagle" #7 if you would like to vote!
Kumi's work at the GRAM is incredible! You have to see it in person.