Call for Artists: Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island

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Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island

Community Foundation of the Lowcountry

World Design Marketing
Carolyn Torgersen
4 Northridge Drive, Suite A
P.O. Box 23019
Hilton Head Island, SC 29925
United States
t 00-843-681-9100

Call for artists for the 2013 Exhibition. Applications due no later than March 1, 2013
Up to 20 large-scale outdoor sculptures will be juried into the exhibition
Stipends and purchase prizes awarded

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The 2013 Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island, DISCOVER, seeks proposals for sculpture engaged in a contemporary conversation about art within a natural environment. The theme is intended to inspire submissions that foster discovery, exploration, interaction, recreation, education and an element of surprise within the beauty of the Lowcountry region. The year 2013 will mark the 350th anniversary of William Hilton discovering what became known as Hilton Head Island.

Up to twenty large-scale outdoor sculptures will be selected by an esteemed jury based upon artistic excellence, innovation, interactivity, originality, and the work's ability to enhance the natural and cultural environment as well as reflect the values and diversity of Hilton Head Island. Juried artists will receive $2,000 participation stipend. One sculpture will be purchased at a price of up to $75,000. Three additional artists will be selected to receive 'People's Choice' awards with cash prizes.

To apply and learn more about the Exhibition, please visit Applications must be submitted by March 1, 2013.

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