2018 Design & Drive Art Contest

The West Michigan Honda Dealers are excited for this year’s art car exhibition during the largest art competition in the world: ArtPrize Ten.

Honda Is Your Canvas

Artists submitted original designs that can be applied to a vinyl-wrapped Honda vehicle for outdoor display at Rosa Parks Circle during ArtPrize. Six designs are selected for display and put to a public vote, independently organized by the West Michigan Honda Dealers. Application of the design will take place live during the launch of the festival’s kick-off, Wednesday, September 19 – Sunday, September 23.

Congratulations to Our Top Six Finalists:

Bob Ashley of Holland – designing a 2018 Honda HR-V sponsored by Serra Honda Grandville
Margo Bacik of Battle Creek – designing a 2018 Honda Accord sponsored by Battle Creek Honda
Margarita Beale of Lambertville – designing a 2018 Honda Civic sedan sponsored by Betten Baker Honda
Christopher Garcia of Holland – designing a 2018 Honda CR-V sponsored by Crown Honda
Glyph – designing a 2018 Honda Civic coupe sponsored by Zeigler Honda
Yvon Roush of Alto – designing a 2018 Honda Fit sponsored by Fox Honda

Follow us on Facebook for the latest announcements including artist bios, information on their anticipated design, the application progress, public voting, and the grand prize winner who will win a 2-Year lease on a new 2018 Honda Civic.

Contest Dates are subject to change, but will follow the general outline below:

  • Submission Period: April 23 – July 31, 2018
  • Committee Selects Top 6: August 1 – 17, 2018
  • Notification to Selected Finalists: August 20 – 25, 2018
  • Application of Top 6 Designs: September 19 – 23, 2018
  • Public Vote: September 24 – October 4, 2018
  • Winner Announced: October 5, 2018
  • ArtPrize Concludes: October 7, 2018


2017 Winner Announcement at ArtPrize Nine

Watch last year’s Honda Design & Drive contest winner, Alla Dickson as she receives the grand prize for her piece “Metamorphosis,” sponsored by the good folks at Crown Honda.

West Michigan Honda Dealers Association

1385 W Dickman Rd Battle Creek, MI

Phone: 866-500-5093

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