Call for Michigan Sculptors

Project Description

This inaugural call is for 4 outdoor sculptures on a one (1) year loan to be placed at the Gateway to the Entertainment District in downtown Owosso, at the corner of M21 and Park St. Sponsored by the City of Owosso/Downtown Development Authority, Owosso Main Street, Shiawassee Regional Chamber of Commerce, who all believe that public art improves and shapes the physical and social character of our City.

The sculptures will link to other public art in Owosso with a map & brochure that includes Main St. Plaza, Fountain Park, the Shiawassee Art Center and Curwood Castle Park. These are all accessible from public parking, sidewalks and the James Miner Shiawassee River Walk. The organizers intent is to have one (or more) sculpture(s) purchased per year for permanent installation and will pursue all leads to accomplish this.

Chosen Artists will each receive a $625 stipend upon installation.

Submission Deadline is January 12, 2018

Please see application on our Facebook page or contact Linda at