Art On The Rim 2022

Parker Aleman

Entry Deadline: Aug. 1

2201 N. Piedras
El Paso, TX 79930
PHONE 915 474-3389

2022- Art on the Rim – El Paso, Texas
October 1 – 31st, 2022

Call to Artists

Art on the Rim
This public art exhibit showcases between eight and 12 sculptures along Rim Road in El Paso. Scenic Drive is a historic road that runs along the Franklin Mountains and overlooks the city.

The works selected for this public art exhibition will be on loan for a period of 30 days and will be available for sale during that time (if the artist chooses to). Each selected artist will receive a $400 stipend. There will also be a $500 “Best of Show” award.

Work purchased by private individuals will be subject to a 10% commission (work should be priced accordingly). Artists are required to deliver their artwork in person to El Paso, Texas.

The exhibit runs from October 1 to the 31st with a private opening for homeowners on Oct. 1 and a public opening for families on October 2.

Installation dates are Sept. 27, 28, 29 and 30
Contact Email: [email protected]
Call Type: Public Art
Eligibility: Regional: West Texas, Southern NM, Northern Mexico
Entry Deadline: August 1, 2022 by 7 p.m.
Medium: Sculptures
Images – Minimum: One Maximum: Three

Open to work by professional artists, artist teams, emerging artist and students. Applicants may submit up to three sculptures for consideration.

Artwork Location
The artwork will be exhibited in front of residences along Rim Road and placement will be decided by the exhibit curators. If artists have preferences, they should be stated in the application materials. The artwork is insured by the El Paso Community Foundation for the duration of the exhibition, but not insured for any damage incurred during installation and/or deinstallation. We will provide signage to identify the artwork and the art will be featured in other communication pieces.

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