CALL FOR ENTRIES--Wittersheim Sculpture Park at Siena Heights University

The John D. Wittersheim Sculpture Park at Siena Heights University, Adrian, MI

HELP US CELEBRATE THE CENTENNIAL

FIFTH ANNUAL CALL FOR ENTRIES OF OUTDOOR SCULPTURES

This year Siena celebrates it’s 100th anniversary and we are ‘changing-it-up’ You do not need to be a sculptor to apply, just a designer! We ask that you submit your design by the deadline and if you are selected, if needed, we will pair you up with a qualified sculptor/fabricator to execute your design for free.

The intention of this sculpture park is to honor the tools, ideas, craftsmanship and lessons of metalsmith John D. Wittersheim. The exhibit utilizes the green spaces radiating out from Studio Angelico and provides places of inspiration and reflection.

ELIGIBILITLY

You need to be alumni, faculty, staff or a student of Siena Heights University (College).

The Wittersheim Sculpture Park Committee is proud to be organizing the Centennial Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit that will feature the following benefits to the exhibitors:

  • stipend of $850 to defray the material expenses to create the selected sculpture (fabrication labor will be donated), after the exhibit ends…the sculpture belongs to you;

  • high visibility site;

  • year-long coordinated media promotions;

  • guided tours;

  • exhibit posted on the Siena Heights University and Midwest Sculpture Initiative websites;

  • concrete pads and installation services;

  • strongly encouraged sales

  • and Siena Heights University will provide liability insurance.

  • The exhibit will begin May 1st, 2019 and conclude April 30th, 2020

WHAT TO SUBMIT

  • dimensioned drawing(s) or scale model(s) or digital presentation;

  • one paragraph artist's statement;

  • statement detailing the proposal’s materials, color, etc;

  • and your resume and/or biography.

Deadline for entry is February 7th, 2019

SUBMISSIONS SNAIL MAILED TO:

John D. Wittersheim Sculpture Park

Studio Angelico

c/o Timothy VanBeke, Co-chair

1247 East Siena Heights Drive

Adrian, MI 49221.

SUBMISSIONS E- MAILED TO:

jdwsculpturepark@gmail.com

Questions:

Ken Thompson 517-486-4591

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