Our plastic pumpkin baskets overfloweth.
We’re in New Orleans today checking out Prospect 3, so the commentary on this GIF is gonna be description. This here, is a GIF of bouncing spheres in water by Eva Papamargariti. It gets a mention because it looks like something drawn straight from Star Wars, and we like that.
I spent a few days in Grand Rapids looking at the juried and public prize finalists at ArtPrize. ArtPrize describes itself as a radically open, independently organized international art competition and a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.Basically, it’s a city wide exhibition in which the public and a jury vote on their favorite art works. The top winner of the juried and public vote prize takes home $200,000. The top winner for category prizes takes home $20,000.
In case you’re wondering what I thought of the finalists, I spent a bit of time on TV talking about each of them. The winners, I haven’t weighed in on until now. A few thoughts: