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Perfect Path Installed at Peaches

On September 18, 2016, my ArtPrize entry “Perfect Path” was installed over the fireplace mantel at Peaches Bed & Breakfast. The photograph was captured just east of Belding, Michigan on a very foggy September morning. The photograph was then produced on gallery-wrapped cotton canvas which is 60″ wide by 30″ high. In addition to my… Read More

ArtPrize 2016

It’s less than a month away!  ArtPrize 2016! This will be my fifth time putting up an entry for this huge event, and my second time being hosted by the beautiful Peaches Bed & Breakfast in downtown Grand Rapids. My piece, titled Perfect Path, will be above the fireplace in the library area. It was… Read More

Duo melds talents to enter ArtPrize

Photographer Stacy Niedzwiecki and journalist Jeannie Gregory are collaborating on a creative project for ArtPrize 2014. Their entry, “Treasured,” will be on display at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 47 Jefferson, SE Grand Rapids, from Sept. 24 – Oct. 12 during the world’s largest art contest. Niedzwiecki and Gregory desire to portray not only the form, beauty… Read More

2014 ArtPrize Entry: “Treasured”

Now that our venue has been secured, I’m pleased to announce that once again I will be part of the big ArtPrize art event in Grand Rapids! The biggest art competition in the world will begin September 24, 2014. Our venue will be the historic and lovely Westminster Presbyterian Church located in the Heartside area… Read More

09/22/12 – Peaches B&B ArtPrize Demo Day One

Join us the first two weekends of ArtPrize 2012, September 22-23rd – and again on September 29-30th – for demos by the Artists of Peaches Bed & Breakfast! Enjoy forging, painting, sculpting, woodworking, photography and more. Peaches B&B will have a personal record-breaking number of 24 Artprize entries to enjoy and vote for. The Big… Read More

09/19/12 – ArtPrize Opens – Peaches Bed & Breakfast

Stacy Niedzwiecki’s 2012 ArtPrize entry – From the Shores – will be on display in the dining room of Peaches Bed & Breakfast. A current work-in-progress – the From the Shores photography collection will feature unique, new images captured not only from the Great Lakes – but will feature streams, rivers, inland lakes and may… Read More

ArtPrize 2012

It’s that time of year again – I have officially registered my entry “From the Shores” for ArtPrize 2012. What is ArtPrize, you say? If you live anywhere in West Michigan, you’d have to live in utter seclusion to not be aware of this radically unique competition held throughout the streets and downtown establishments of… Read More

09/21 – 10/8/11 – Grand Haven ArtWalk – Frame and Mat Shop

Come enjoy and vote for Nice Ice – my ArtWalk 2011 entry piece on display at The Frame and Mat Shop in downtown Grand Haven! I captured the photograph at the Grand Haven pier and lighthouse from the north shore on an evening when the ice was jamming the mouth of the Grand River into… Read More

08/01/11 – Rockford ArtCapsule 2011 – Marinades Pizza Bistro

Just a couple of hours ago, I hung up my entry at Marinades Pizza Bistro in downtown Rockford for the kick-off of ArtCapsule 2011. My entry piece is photography on canvas, and is titled Wash, Rinse, Repeat. It is hanging on the west wall just inside the pizzeria. This spin off from Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize… Read More

Your Votes Appreciated for People's Choice Award

Today, I just managed to make the deadline to enter 10 of my photos into the National Wildlife Federation Photo Competition. Last year I was fortunate enough to receive an Honorable Mention (which was nothing to sneeze at, considering there are over 50,000 images submitted!). This year’s competition features NWF’s first ever People’s Choice Award… Read More