billboard art contest http://wmuk.org en The KIA hosts winners of the 2012 Billboard Art Contest http://wmuk.org/post/kia-hosts-winners-2012-billboard-art-contest <p>You might have spotted billboards around Southwest Michigan advertising something a little different—local art. On Friday night from 5:30 to 7:30, you can <a href="http://www.kiarts.org/event.php?menu_id=3&amp;page_id=3&amp;calendar_id=1&amp;event_id=576&amp;view=mini">meet the ten artists</a> who won this year’s <a href="http://www.kiarts.org/news.php?article_id=194">Billboard Art Contest</a> at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. Their work will be on display at the KIA. One of the artists is <a href="http://commonthings.com/common_things/common_things.html">Paul Marquardt</a> who works out of his home studio.</p><p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Nancy Camden 1682 at http://wmuk.org The KIA hosts winners of the 2012 Billboard Art Contest