This past November, youth from three counties met in Telluride for the 2nd annual two-day STEAM program involving five educational themes. Local artist Dan Gundrum along with visiting artists Brent Cain and Andy McKim were the facilitators for the students at the Deep Creek Experimental artists enclave known as The Mine and the Ah Haa School for the Arts.
The Festival is pleased to announce the recent invitation to submit a full proposal to Burning Man Global Art Grants for our interactive, community-driven sculpture for Telluride. The Festival is partnering with Dan Gundrum and Angela Watkins‘ Telluride High School students. The goal is to create a sculpture that will be on permanent display in Telluride for all to enjoy.
Sculpture title: Listen To Mother Earth…She’s Speaking To Us!
The sculpture will be created with found objects/scrap metal and have interactive elements for people to touch/move/push. Artists, donors, and grantors will be listed on signage at the sculpture site.
If you have an interest in supporting this community-based project or want to participate in it’s creation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The full proposal will be submitted February 15 and applicants will be notified by April 1, 2018.