Call for Artist Submissions
Sixteenth Annual Peace Arch Park
International Sculpture Exhibition
May 1st, 2013 to October 1st, 2013
INTERNATIONAL JURIED ART COMPETITION - Artists are invited to submit outdoor sculptures to be featured at the Sixteenth Annual Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition on the USA Canada border. Peace Arch International Park is the Western United States’ International Gateway to the Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Located at the 4th busiest US/Canada border crossing in Blaine, Washington and Surrey, British Columbia, over 500,000 people visit the historic site and International Peace Park each year. A full color self guided artwork and park history tour brochure accompanies the exhibit. Artists benefit from international exposure and recognition by being featured in North America's most celebrated International Peace Park.
A panel of international US and Canadian art experts, association members and park management will jury the exhibition. The criterion for selecting the exhibit includes: artistic impression, quality, durability, aesthetic appeal, and park and community appropriateness.
All materials must be completely weatherproof and suitable for public viewing.
A $200 travel / shipping stipend (u.s. Funds) is available for accepted artists. A artwork prospectus is available online for download. Digital entries are acceptable for entry. Site-specific proposals are acceptable for entry.
All artists receive awards.
Since 1997, the Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition has featured over 152 sculptures created by 112 international fine artists. The annual exhibition is sponsored by the United States Canada Peace Anniversary Association (USCPAA), in cooperation with Washington State Parks.
An official artwork prospectus can be downloaded at: http://www.peacearchpark.org/callforentries.htm.
To receive an prospectus by regular mail send a SASE to: United States Canada Peace Anniversary Association (USCPAA) P.O. Box 4564 Blaine, WA 98231-4564, Phone (360) 332-7165.
Questions, comments: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put SCULPTURE EXHIBITION in your emails subject box.
Artwork Submission Deadline: Friday, December 28th, 2012.
For further information contact:
United States Canada Peace
Anniversary Association (USCPAA)
P.O. Box 4564
Blaine, WA 98231-4564 USA