The South Shore CVA is seeking professional or amateur artists, art classes, arts organizations and other to submit proposals to serve as the Bison-tennial Artist for Lake County. Applicat will ideally reside in or have a connection to Lake County. The deadline for submissions is Feb 29 and an artist will be selected by a committee by March 15th.
The fiberglass bison are 5 foot tall and 8 foot long and weigh approximately 100 pounds. The South Shore CVA is offering a commission to the artist(s). The project is intended to generate excitement and engagement in the local community.
Interested parties can submit an application at www.alongthesouthshore.com/bisonart. Contact the South Shore CVA at 219-989-7770 for additional questions.
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