Call For Artist Submissions
Deadline February 28th, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Call for Artist Submissions
Twenty-sixth Annual Peace Arch Park
International Sculpture Exhibition
May 1st, 2023 to October 1st, 2023
ALL FOR OUTDOOR SCULPTURE - Artists are invited to submit outdoor sculptures to be featured at the Twenty-sixth Annual Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition on the USA-Canada border. Peace Arch International Park is the Western United States’ International Gateway to Vancouver, BC, Canada.
LOCATION - Located at the 3rd busiest US/Canada border crossing. Annually 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 accompany the exhibit. Artists benefit from international exposure and recognition by being featured in North America's most celebrated International Peace Park.
SELECTION CRITERIA - A panel of international US and Canadian art experts, association members, and park management will select the exhibition. The criterion for selecting the exhibit includes artistic impression, quality, durability, aesthetic appeal, and park and community appropriateness. You may submit a signed piece or grouping. Site-specific work can be considered. All materials must be completely weatherproof and suitable for public viewing. Special attention is also given to public safety.
INSTALLATION - Art Installation Day April 22nd, 2023.
A $350 (US FUNDS) stipend is available for accepted artists. You may submit digital entries online (below). Site-specific proposals are acceptable for entry. An artwork submission form is below.
ENTRY FEE - $15 per piece.
OPENING - TBD.
ARTWORK SUBMISSION DEADLINE: February 28th, 2023.
Since 1996, the Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition has featured over 284 sculptures created by over 184 international fine artists. The exhibition has had over 14 million visitors from around the world.
The International Peace Arch Association (IPAA), in cooperation with Peace Arch State Historical Park, presents the annual exhibition.
For further information, or if you have questions, contact:
Christina Winkler, Exhibit Curator
International Peace Arch Association (IPAA)
International Peace Arch Association (IPAA) P.O. Box 2564 Blaine, WA 98231-2564,