As if there isn’t enough to be furious about, taxpayer dollars were used to partially fund three paintings using 4 oz. of HIV infected semen in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The competition is also partially funded by city, state, and federal tax dollars. A spokesperson for ArtPrize told Fox News they received $20,000 from the city of Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority and $3,100 from the Michigan Counsel of Arts & Cultural Affairs.
In 2011, the organization received a National Endowment for the Arts grant worth $100,000. Source: read it all at Todd Starnes
Those “endowing” have lost their minds. I hope they lose their jobs sooner rather than later.