is happy to be chosen by the Town of Clayton, NC to identify suitable outdoor sculpture and arrange for placement in the upcoming 14th Annual
CLAYTON SCULPTURE TRAIL.
The Town is changing the format and categories this year and wishes to lease these pieces for one year beginning March 26, 2021.
Clayton wishes to lease the artwork in these New Categories:
A. Up to Four (4) large scale statement pieces for $3000 (each).
B. At least Two (2) relatively large pieces that fit on a 6’x6’ pad for $1500 (each).
Desirable Artwork Characteristics
Easily visible that creates a sense of discovery, surprise and intimacy
Uses kinetic devices, dynamic shapes and/or bright colors to celebrate a sense of movement
Participatory and/or interactive
Whimsical, uplifting and creative
I invite you to submit any pieces that fit the criteria of this project. There are no fees for submittal.
All submitted work is to be of a "permanent nature" and:
Please note: Works not following the criteria WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED for installation.
The Artist shall be fully responsible for installation and de-installation unless prior arrangements are made. The Town of Clayton will provide any necessary crane or manpower required for both installation and de-installation. In all cases the Artist is fully responsible for proper securement of the sculpture.
The sculptures will be insured by the Town of Clayton up to the stated purchase value (less 20% included commission) from the point they are installed until the point they are removed.
Again - Deadline for submittal is January 13, 2021.
Feel free to submit any pieces that fit the criteria of this project. There are no fees for submittal. Be sure to fill out the Submittal Form below and then send a minimum of two (2) .jpg images for each sculpture submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Application Deadline January 13, 2021
Selection Committee January 20, 2021
PAAB Approval January 20, 2021
Notification to Artists February 1, 2021
Contracts Due February 26, 2021
Installation Date March 26, 2021
JANUARY 13, 2021