Vote Online for the Next MI Great Artist

Vote Online for the Next MI Great Artist

Pontiac, MI- Who is the next MI Great Artist?

Visit the MI Great Artist gallery and view art by 209 local artists. Cast a vote for your favorite entries.

You may vote once a day, for as many artists as you like – now through noon on September 5.

To ensure that voting is being done by individuals and not a machine, voters are required to register their email address and set a password.

New to the contest this year is a “People’s Choice” winner, which rewards the artist who receives the most votes with a $750 cash prize and automatic entry as a finalist. Thirty semi-finalists, determined by popular vote, will be reviewed by the judges. Five finalists will be chosen and the winner announced October 23 during a reception at Park West Gallery.

The ultimate winner receives $1,500 cash and prize package. Four runners-up will each receive $375 cash and other prizes.

For questions or more information, please contact us at or visit

MI Great Artist™ is an initiative of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson.

Pictured: Awokened Mums by Lilian Rose Lebednick, Miles Davis by Pavanne Kenyon, Reflection on Many Planes by Karen Buscemi, Joyce by Richard Riley, Purple Balloons by Ali Weadock, Chicago Abandoned Church with Light Rays by Alanna St. Laurent, City Lights by Kathy Cook, and Cat by Rachel Appold.

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