Anchor’s Away Public Art Exhibit

Date? Artist Proposals due March 17th. Artist have 2 months for preperation.
Time? N/A
Where? Lake Geneva, WI and all of Walworth Co.
How Much? Artists will receive $100 for materials. 1st prize for Sailboat $1,500, 2nd prize $750. 1st prize for Woodie $750, 2nd prize $500.
The details… We are looking for artists to design 100 boats that will be displayed in Lake Geneva and Walworth Co. WI all summer long. Artists will receive $100 for materials and compete for 1st prize of $1,500 and 2nd prise $750 for sailboat, and for Woodie $750 for 1st prize and $500 for 2nd prize. All boats will display the artists name all summer long at their ports of call. Artists will be recognized at the kick-off event hosted by the Abbey Resort and Spa on June 5th and at the final auction also hosted by the Abbey Resort on Sept. 25th as part of the International Boat Show. Artist Packets are due by March 17th. Artists will be able to pick up their boat the last week in March. They will have until June 4th to complete the project. All proceeds from the auction will go to SMILES Therapeutic Riding Center for c hildren and adults with special needs. If you are interested in being an artist, please contact Kathy J. Hansen at 262-880-3977, SMILES at 262-882-3470, or go to and download a proposal packet.
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Contact name: Kathy Hansen