INTERNATIONAL JURIED ART COMPETITION - Artists are invited to submit outdoor sculptures to be featured at the 16th 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 self guided tour brochure featuring the exhibition and park history accompanies the six month long exhibit. Each year, the Peace Arch Park International Sculpture Exhibition is featured in 10,000 full color brochures that are distributed free to the public during the exhibition
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. There is No entry fee. There is a $200 (US Funds) travel / shipping stipend for each accepted artist whose artwork is installed at the park.
An official artwork prospectus can be downloaded at: www.peacearchpark.org/callforentries.htm.
Artwork Submission Deadline: Friday, December 28th, 2012