Call for Artists:Stepping Beyond Violence
Proposals for Public Sculpture - Healing Garden in Zumbrota
Award - $2000
ZUMBROTA - Working Together, a community collaboration dedicated to prevention, reduction and healing from violence, is launching a public sculpture competition for
Vision:A focal point designed to draw attention to the center of the garden.An expression of the hope and healing found in transforming life’s hardships into experiences of power, learning, and beauty.A unifying symbol of community, understanding and support.
Materials:Materials are required to be weather resilient and maintenance-free.
Size:5 foot maximum diameter, no height limit.
Submissions:Entry is open to all, $10 entry fee per artist.Artists may submit the concept for sculpture in one of the three options:1. A maquette (three-dimensional miniature mock-up of the sculpture approximately 1/10 the size of the finished sculpture).2. A drawing scaled 2 in=1 ft of the sculpture showing different views.3. An actual photograph of the completed piece.All entries must be accompanied by a written physical description of the sculpture. Artists may also submit a vision statement about the piece. All entries should include the artist’s name, address, phone, email, bio and artist statement.
The deadline for entries is
The deadline for completion/final installation is
Questions may be directed to Marie Marvin at 507-732-7616, [email protected]