ArtPrize — September 16th – October 4th, 2021

The Canopy by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown is excited to host 16 artists for ArtPrize 2021. Enjoy learning more about the featured Artists and Artwork by clicking the map link or scrolling through the bios listed below.

ArtPrize Viewing Hours
10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

First Floor

Glenn Wexler

Artist: Glenn Wexler
Location: Portico Café Windows
ArtPrize Link

Morning Spacewalk

Artist: Joshua Arnold & Joshua Davies
Location: Entry
ArtPrize Link

Checking Inn

Artist: Robert Shangle
Location: Entry by Staircase
ArtPrize Link


Artist: Hope Wallace
Location: Middle of Staircase
ArtPrize Link

Mackinac Bridge

Artist: Colleen Wegener
Location: Guest Retreat Highest Shelf
ArtPrize Link

Michigan Emerges from the Ice Age

Artist: Jeff Grill
Location: Guest Retreat near window
ArtPrize Link

Water Giver of Life

Artist: Deborah Belknap
Location: Guest Retreat on Built Ins
ArtPrize Link

Suttons Bay

Artist: Bunny Terwee
Location: Guest Retreat
ArtPrize Link

My Grand Rapids

Artist: Judy Stiener
Location: Guest Retreat Lower two shelves
ArtPrize Link

Beethoven Interactive

Artist: Jeffrey Breslow
Location: Between Elevator and Guest Retreat
ArtPrize Link


Artist: Wendy Van Boxtel
Location: Next to Front Desk
ArtPrize Link

COVID Purse Diary

Artist: Heather Boersma
Location: In black inlets
ArtPrize Link

Second Floor

Facing the Tempest

Artist: Sara Alvord
Location: Gallary Wall Left
ArtPrize Link

Rocky Shores

Artist: Gina Wolfrum
Location: Gallary Wall Middle
ArtPrize Link

Great Lake Michigan

Artist: Ted Glasoe
Location: Fallery Wall Right
ArtPrize Link

History of Technology

Artist: Erik Jensen
Location: Left side Pre-Function Wall
ArtPrize Link

Woodland Animals

Artist: Dorothy Dorney
Location: Right side Pre-Function
ArtPrize Link