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CALL FOR ARTISTS!!!! Art on the Rim




Art on the Rim

This public art exhibit showcases between eight and 12 sculptures along Rim Road in El Paso. Scenic Drive is a historic road that runs along the Franklin Mountains and overlooks the city.


The works selected for this public art exhibition will be on loan for a period of 30 days and will be available for sale during that time (if the artist chooses to). Each selected artist will receive a $400 stipend. There will also be a $500 “Best of Show” award.


Work purchased by private individuals will be subject to a 10% commission (work should be priced accordingly).  Artists are required to deliver their artwork in person to El Paso, Texas.


The exhibit runs from October 1  to the 31st with a private opening for homeowners on Oct. 1 and a public opening for families on October 2.


Applications must be received by September 5, 2022 at 7:00 PM Mountain Time

Installation dates are Sept. 27, 28, 29 and 30


We are providing a $400 stipend and an opportunity for a $500 Best of Show award. Deadline to submit for consideration is Sept. 5.

  • Artist’s statement (PDF) which will be used for any communication pieces about you and your work
  • Current resume or CV (PDF) same as above
  • Digital images of the sculptures being submitted for consideration:

·         Up to three sculptures can be submitted for consideration

·         Digital images per sculpture. If you want to submit detail shots, please combine them into ONE JPEG) - Jpg or PDF files only

They may be emailed directly to our curator, Rene Nevarez at


For more information, see the attached brochures.