Mia Tavonatti http://michiganradio.org en ArtPrize 2011 winners; thrilled, controversial, bittersweet http://michiganradio.org/post/artprize-2011-winners-thrilled-controversial-bittersweet <p>(This article was altered to fix two grammatical errors.)</p><p>More than 1,500 artists from across the United States and 39 other countries competed in ArtPrize this year. More than 382,000 votes were cast by those who visited the event in Grand Rapids. Organizers estimate around 500,000 people came to the event, which runs through Sunday.</p><p><strong>The winner &ndash; &ldquo;Crucifixion&rdquo; Mia Tavonatti</strong></p> Fri, 07 Oct 2011 07:30:14 +0000 Lindsey Smith 4483 at http://michiganradio.org ArtPrize 2011 winners; thrilled, controversial, bittersweet