The City of Lawrence, KS is seeking artworks for the 29th Annual Outdoor Downtown Sculpture Exhibition.

The Outdoor Downtown Sculpture Exhibition or ODSE was founded by local sculptor and executive director of the Kansas Sculptors Association Jim Patti in 1988 to provide an opportunity for area sculptors to showcase their work in various locations in downtown Lawrence. More than 160 local, regional and national sculptors have participated in the ODSE since 1988 and thousands of citizens and visitors have enjoyed their work.

The ODSE is sponsored by the Lawrence Cultural Arts Commission. A range of temporary artworks are displayed in downtown Lawrence along Massachusetts Street, in the Cultural District and in select sites city-wide.

Eligibility: Open to all artists 18 and older
Honorarium: Selected Artists will receive a $1,200 honorarium for each selected or commissioned work
Entry Deadline: 4:00 PM, Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Works that explore an expanded notion of art in the public realm are encouraged.

More information and the online application form can be found here: https://lawrenceks.org/odse/

Contact information:
Porter Arneill, Director of Arts and Culture
parneill@lawrenceks.org
(785) 832-3402
http://lawrenceks.org/cmo/arts-and-culture