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Watertown Community Sculpture Walk Call for Entries

September 12, 2022 @ 9:00 am - January 8, 2023 @ 11:59 pm

Watertown Community Sculpture Walk


The City of Watertown and the New England Sculptors Association invite all 3D artists to submit works for the inaugural year of outdoor sculpture installations along the Community Path from Watertown Free Public Library Parking lot to Waverley Avenue. We welcome works from artists from all diverse backgrounds, exploring the theme of “The River” as it connects the past, present, and future of Watertown. Entries will be juried by the Watertown Public Arts Committee with NESA acting as an advisor.

Call Dates

Call for Entry:
September 12, 2022 – January 8, 2023

Notice of Acceptance: January 27, 2023

Installation: April 24 – May 5, 2023

Opening Reception/Artist Talks:
May 18, 2023 5pm -7pm

There is no fee to enter this call.

Each sculptor will receive a $2000 stipend for a two-year loan of their work.

Additional Information

There will be two opportunities to learn more about the Community Sculpture Walk and the application process.

Thursday, September 29, 5-6pm: Virtual Information Session
Zoom link: https://watertown-ma.zoom.us/j/87082711113?pwd=KzdLbWhSd25ndCs2aHVzb3p6MEtzZz09
Meeting ID: 870 8271 1113 Passcode: 162510

Saturday, October 15, 4-5pm: Site Visit
Interested artists are invited to meet with Liz Helfer, Public Arts and Culture Planner to see the site. Meet at the start of the Community Path behind the Watertown Free Public Library, 123 Main St Watertown, MA 02472.

Read the full prospectus and apply at:


September 12, 2022 @ 9:00 am
January 8 @ 11:59 pm
Event Category:


Watertown Community Development and Planning Committee
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