JOIN US IN CELEBRATING THE
Texas Society of Sculptor’s 27th SculptFest!
April 26 – 28, 2019
Centennial Plaza • 301 West Bagdad • Round Rock, TX
Hosted by the Texas Society of Sculptors, Deep in the Heart Foundry and the City of Round Rock Arts and Culture, SculptFest 2019 will feature over 60 artists from across the United States. There will be artists from 12 states represented, plus 11 top Native American sculptors exhibiting at SculptFest – many of whom were students of renowned Native American sculptor Allan Houser. An extended exhibition on Centennial Plaza in April 2019 will include sculptures created by members of the Indigenous Sculptors Society and, Cliff Fragua, of Jemez Pueblo, N.M., David L. Deming, of Cleveland and Candyce Garrett, of Taos, N.M., who will be featured artists during SculptFest. The festival also will include sculpture demonstrations, stone carving, 3D printing of sculptures, bronze pouring, a children’s art-in-action area, food trucks and music.
PARTICIPATING 2019 SCULPTURE ARTISTS:
LIVE MUSIC SCHEDULE:
|5 p.m. Kaye Pasa Trio||11 a.m. Primo Musique||11 a.m. Tom Gringras|
|6 p.m. Firewater||12 p.m. Cyndi Samford||12 p.m. Adrian Wall, Cliff Fragua|
|7 p.m. Kristan Gibbs||1 p.m. Paul Logan||1 p.m. Rebecca Huck|
|8 p.m. Timo Gallegos||2 p.m. Emin Navarro||2 p.m. Aaron Moore|
|3 p.m. Robert Salas||3 p.m. Chris Ross|
|4 p.m. Sassy Sister|
|5 p.m. BandPeople|
|6 p.m. Bones|
|7 p.m. Jeff Hilgart|
|8 p.m. Susanna Lee|
SculptFest exhibitors will be surrounded by the exhibit of 18 large Allan Houser sculptures. Allan Houser, an American Master (Chiricahua Apache, 1914 – 1994), is the most significant Native American sculptor of the 20th Century.
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Admission is FREE for visitors to this outdoor event in the Historic Main Street District on Centennial Plaza, Round Rock. Being held in the Austin Area, there will of course be live music! The main reason to have this festival is to get folks to buy sculpture! You are an important part of the marketing efforts. Please let your colleagues and friends know you will be in Round Rock, Texas on April 26-28 to sell and display your sculpture pieces. We will be featuring you on the Texas Society of Sculptors website and at the City of Round Rock Arts and Culture website.
ABOUT THE HOSTS:
The Texas Society of Sculptors is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization formed in 1971 for the purposes of educating the public about sculpture and appreciation of this art form, promoting the work of sculptors, and serving as a liaison between sculptors. Although based in the Austin Texas area, membership is open to all sculptors and sculpture lovers anywhere. TSOS is dedicated to the promotion of sculpting through exhibits, festivals, outreach, and education.
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Deep in the Heart Art Foundry, nestled in the Lost Pines of Central Texas, was established in 1980 and has grown into one of the largest fine art foundries in the United States. Encompassing more than 22,000 square feet of production space, the foundry offers a full range of artistic services, from conception to installation and everything in between.
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The City of Round Rock, located adjacent to Austin, Texas, is known for its outdoor activities and historic sites. The Round Rock, a large stone in Brushy Creek, marks the site where wagons made low-water crossings in the 19th century. Nearby, Chisholm Trail Crossing Park has plaques detailing the city’s cattle-driving history. It is one of the fastest growing cities in America, nationally recognized as one of the country’s most livable towns. Numerous restaurants, hotels, shopping, and Austin are near historic Main Street a short distance east of I-35.
Friday, April 26: 4 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 27: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 28: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
301 West Bagdad, Round Rock at Centennial Plaza, 20 miles north of central Austin on I-35.
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