The 24th International Sculpture Conference: Sculpture, Culture, and Community will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana from October 1-4, 2014. This two track conference will feature panel discussions presented by artists, arts administrators, curators, and more who will discuss topics in artistic vision and community engagement, public art and temporal sculpture, artistic process in a current landscape, and other key topics in contemporary sculpture. Panel discussions will be held at the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel, and Xavier University.
It will also feature keynote speakers Alice Aycock and Fairfax Dorn, a glass casting workshop at Tulane University, ARTSlams, networking events, a number of tours, including art tours in Uptown New Orleans, a performance by New Orleans Airlift, and the Creative Corridor Tour in Central City, and will explore how sculpture and the arts can rejuvenate communities and economies. Visit www.sculpture.org/nola2014 or contact the events department at email@example.com or (609) 689-1051 ext. 302 for more details.
Early bird members can sign up for the littleSCULPTURE show during the 24th International Sculpture Conference. The littleSCULPTURE show is an exhibition comprised of small artworks, and will showcase how these talented artists handle the challenges of space and scale as dictated by the 8” x 8” x 8” size restriction. The opening will take place during Art for Arts’ Sake, an annual New Orleans Street Party that opens the art season. Space is limited, so register early to secure your spot.
The 24th International Sculpture Conference is hosted in collaboration with the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans, Creative Alliance of New Orleans, New Orleans Arts District, New Orleans Museum of Art, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel, and Sculpture for New Orleans. Visit sculpture.org/nola2014 or contact the events department at firstname.lastname@example.org or (609) 689-1051 ext. 302 for more details.
The Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel is the official conference hotel, in the heart of the New Orleans Arts District. Special rates are available now and space is limited, so reserve your room soon. The special conference deal is subject to availability. Visit www.sculpture.org/nola2014 for more information.