Corby's ArtPrize Details
Thank you for voting for "Checkered Past" at Stella's Lounge. My ArtPrize entry remains on display through Oct. 15.
Corby Blem, artist #51831
Wednesday, Sept. 7
Voting registration now open!
Sunday, Sept. 11
My entry "Checkered Past: Freshmen Nerds, 1963" goes up. Available for purchase. See it at Stella's Lounge, 53 Commerce
Wednesday evening, Sept. 14
Meet the Artists of Stella's Lounge
Wednesday, Sept. 21
ArtPrize voting BEGINS! Game on!
Activate your registration in person at the Hub (the old UICA,) 41 Sheldon Blvd SE. Valid government ID required (driver's license, state id or passport.) The Hub is a mere 3 minute walk to Stella's.
Week One, Sept. 21 - 28
Vote for as many artists as you'd like.
Top 10 announced Sept. 29.
Saturday, Sept. 24 & 25
Hang out with Corby all weekend at Stella's. FREE CARICATURES! Take in all of ArtPrize!
Week Two, Sept. 29 - Oct. 5
Vote one time for one artist in the Top 10.
Saturday, Oct. 15
My entry comes down. Or doesn't. Maybe it heads to the GRAM, displayed as the winner!
The News-Banner, Aug. 31, 2011
"Former Resident Vying for $250,000 Prize in
Grand Rapids Contest" PDF
Central Michigan Life, Sept. 9, 2011
Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
"Employees Enter Work in Grand Rapids ArtPrize Competition, to Begin in September"