SiTE:LAB Announces Plans for 2013

SiTE:LAB Announces Plans for 2013

Grand Rapids, Michigan (March 11, 2013) SiTE:LAB, winner of the ArtPrize juried award for best venue in 2011 and 2012, has announced its plans for 2013....
SiTE:LAB WORKFLOW

SiTE:LAB WORKFLOW

Art.Downtown. | April 12 2013 | SiTE:LAB | 54 Jefferson Ave On Friday, April 12, SiTE:LAB will be occupying the old Grand Rapids Public Museum for an innovative, one-night-only project. The event is scheduled to coincide with ArtDowntown, and will be open to the...
Artprize 2012 Juried Grand Prize Winner. Design 99:Displacement

Artprize 2012 Juried Grand Prize Winner. Design 99:Displacement

Juried Grand Prize Winner Design 99 :Displacement Gina Reichert and Mitch Cope founded Design 99 in 2007 to investigate new models of contemporary art and architectural practice. Their studio situates itself in the public realm. Whether this be retail environments,...

2012 Artprize Two-Dimensional Winner! Alois Kronschlaeger : Habitat

Two-Dimensional Winner! Alois Kronschlaeger : Habitat http://site-lab.org/alois-kronschlaeger-habitat-vote-code-53040/ Utilizing the habitat dioramas in the Mammals Hall of the former Grand Rapids Public Museum, I will create a site-specific installation, juxtaposing...
The ArtPrize 2012 Short List

The ArtPrize 2012 Short List

Information about the entries from Site Lab that made the Jurors short list. Winners will be announced October 5 at 8pm. ArtPrize 2012 Top 25 short list Artprize Jury Recommendations Venue http://site-lab.org/ Two-Dimensional Alois Kronschlaeger : Habitat...

Pre-opening thoughts

It is midnight on Sunday, just under two days until the Site:Lab ArtPrize exhibition opens to the public at 54 Jefferson, formerly home to the Grand Rapids Public Museum.  There are still artists all over the building. Scott Hocking, who earlier in the week installed...
Artprize Opening Reception 9.18.2012 5-8 PM

Artprize Opening Reception 9.18.2012 5-8 PM

54 Jefferson, formerly home to the Grand Rapids Public Museum, has been repurposed as an ArtPrize venue by SiTE:LAB. Please join us for a preview of this exhibition of eighteen site-specific and installation-based works curated by Paul...

54 Jefferson Street

Our home for Artprize, one of the architectural gems of Grand Rapids Michigan, alive again with activity after 18 years.
September 2012 GQ Magazine article

September 2012 GQ Magazine article

Click the link below for a pdf version of the GQ Article. The full piece will be loaded to the GQ.com website the week of August 20th. 2012 Sep GQ Matthew Power So You Think You Can Paint.pdf...

Video: Transforming the Museum

Time-lapse of the former Grand Rapids Public Museum being transformed into a curated venue by SiTE:LAB for ArtPrize 2012. In this shot, SiTE:LAB’s all volunteer team de-carpeted, resurfaced/repaired the walls of the main hall of this museum in preparation of...
SiTE:LAB 2012 Artprize Venue

SiTE:LAB 2012 Artprize Venue

Two unexpected things happened to Site:Lab at last year’s ArtPrize awards ceremony. First, its exhibition in the old Junior Achievement Building received the first-ever outstanding venue award.  Cranbrook Academy Director Reed Kroloff, who recommended Site:Lab for the...