Newport Beach Inaugural Sculpture Exhibition

Year: 2014

Artists: Matt Babcock, Curt Brill, David Buckingham, Gerardo Hacer, Ray Katz, Ivan McLean, Arny Nadler, Jonathan Prince, Chris Rench, Jennifer Cecere

Location: City of Newport Beach, CA

Art Budget: upon request

Materials: various

Dimensions: various

Client: City of Newport Beach in partnership with Arts Orange County

Description: Ten selected artworks will be prominently showcased for a period of two years in the heart of Newport Beach for the City’s Inaugural Invitational Sculpture Exhibition at the newly created Civic Center Park. The 14-acre, ocean-view site was specially designed by renowned landscape architect Peter Walker as an intended sculpture garden.

A local selection committee consisting of up to three Newport Beach Arts Commissioners, two local arts professionals (Dan Cameron, Interim Director and Chief Curator, Orange County Museum of Art; and Richard Turner, Artist, Professor Emeritus of Art and Co- Director of The Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University), and one art conservator (Christina Varvi, Assistant Conservator, Rosa Lowinger & Associates, Los Angeles and Miami) are reviewed 260 artworks and selected 10 finalists and 3 alternates based on established selection criteria.

WATCH A VIDEO of Richard Stein, Arts Orange County and Rebecca Ansert, Green Public Art Consultancy, present the inaugural sculpture exhibition to Speak Up Newport on June 11, 2014.

Download Project PDF

 

This is a unique website which will require a more modern browser to work!

Please upgrade today!