The 2012 Midwest Sculpture Initiative, sponsored by the Dearborn Community Fund, is accepting entries for the 2012 Visual Arts & Writing Contest.
The deadline for submission of all entries is Feb. 29.
The contest is open to artists and writers of all ages. If offers first, second and third place awards and honorable mention recognition.
Artwork and writings must be inspired by one or more of the 12 MSI sculptures located in east and west downtown Dearborn and on the grounds of the .
Selected artwork and writings will be showcased at the March 28 “Multi-Arts Night” program, which begins at 7:30 p.m. in Studio A at The Center. The program is open to the public at no charge.
The Midwest Sculpture Initiative is a project of the Dearborn Community Fund with support from the East Dearborn and West Dearborn Downtown Development Authorities. The Dearborn Community Fund provides and promotes financial and volunteer resources in support of arts, recreational and cultural programs that directly impact the community.
Additional information about the sculptures, locations and entry requirements can be found at www.dearborncommunityfund.org, or by contacting the Dearborn Community Fund office at 313-943-5478.