SculptureWalk Kicks Off 15th Anniversary with 2018 Sculpture Selection

SculptureWalk Kicks Off 15th Anniversary with 2018 Sculpture Selection

SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota – This morning a group of business leaders, art aficionados and Sioux Falls residents selected the 2018 SculptureWalk exhibit. 56 sculptures and alternates were selected from over 150 submitted sculptures. Sculptures selected are for wide appeal and range from Abstract to Whimsical.

“Our 15th year is going to be very special. This is the strongest and best group of submissions we’ve ever had to choose from,” said Executive Director Jim Clark. “2018 is going to be a spectacular year for public art and Sioux Falls.”

2018 is also when the Arc of Dreams by South Dakota Artist Laureate, Dale Lamphere, will be installed over the Big Sioux River.

Fast Facts:

151 sculpture submissions

56 + alternates selected

Selected sculptures valued at over $1,000,000

Artists from 4 countries (Belgium, Canada, US and Italy)

Artists from 20 states

14 new artists

Sneak preview pics:

Reflecting Mushroom by Bruce Stillman

 

Bear by Gary Hovey

 

Cascade by Donna Jean Mayne

 

Tight Curve by Sioux Falls artist Jeff Satter

 

Emotion in Motion by  Larry Starck

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