Dogwood Arts is officially in the running to receive a $250,000 Pepsi Refresh Everything grant for a permanent Art in Public Places large-scale sculpture exhibition in Knoxville, and they need our help. The sculptures will be throughout the greater Knoxville area, with spots in Krutch Park, along Gay Street, Volunteer Landing, World’s Fair Park, Knoxville Convention Center, the District in Bearden and McGhee Tyson Airport. The current exhibit closes on October 31, 2010. With the grant, 15 permanent outdoor sculptures will be installed.
Help make Knoxville a more recognized and legitimate destination for art. Voting ends September 30th. You may vote either by visiting www.refresheverything.com/artinpublicplaces or by texting “102486” to “73774”.