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Sculpture on the Avenues

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From Monday, February 24, 2014
To Friday, March 14, 2014
by Courtney

The City of Effingham Tourism Department is pleased to announce a solicitation for works to be exhibited in the 16th Annual Sculpture on the Avenues outdoor exhibition. Each accepted piece is awarded $500 and considered for the Leonardo Nierman Award of an additional $1,000. The public selects the Nierman Award recipient through a voting process. THe current exhibition features over 25 sculptures that are displayed in downtown Effingham. For more information on the Sculpture on the Avenues exhibition visit

Each submission requires minimum of two photographs, an interpretation statement and a short biography of the artist. Anyone interested in submitting artwork, or knows of an artist considering, please contact Abbey DePoister, 342-5310 or email  from now until March 14, 2014. Selected artisits will be featured in Effingham's Culture Guide.