Sculptures Sought for 11th Art on the River

Dubuque, Iowa’s Art on Loan Program Seen by Thousands

Sculpture Call for Entries

Summary: 10-12 sculptures will be selected for this annual art on loan program in Dubuque, Iowa. The City also attempts to sell the sculptures

Budget: Selected artists will receive $1,500 stipend for loaning their work to the program. This fee is intended to cover all expenses for the installation and removal of the artwork. In addition, there is a $1,000 prize to be awarded for Best in Show.

Victoria by Chris Wubbena 2015 Best of Show winner Art on River Dubuque IA

Deadline: March 27, 2016, midnight Central time.

How to apply: Artists may enter up to 3 pieces. There is no application fee. Applications are made directly through the City of Dubuque’s website.

Eligibility Requirements: artists must be at least 18 years old.

Special Notes: Previous experience with outdoor installations is preferred, but not required. All artworks must be for sale, and must remain on exhibit through June 2017

Click here to read more or to apply (note: you will need to sign in to be able to complete the form, a Facebook account does work.)

Photo is of the 2015 winner of Best of Show, “Victoria” by Chris Wubbena. Photo courtesy of Art on River, Dubuque, IA