Art on the Street: See & Respond ~ Call for Artists

SEE the AOTS sculptures & get INSPIRED to RESPOND with your entry !

Top of the World by Harold Linke
Poets and 2-D artists of all kinds are invited to See & Respond to the 2016 Lafayette Colorado Art on the Street collection by writing poems or creating 2-D works of art in any medium that are inspired by any of the 2016 Art on the Street sculptures. 

General Information

  • Cash prizes available for 2-D Art, Photography and Poetry inspired by 2016 Art on the Street
  • Three age groups: adult, teen and youth
  • Limit of two entries per person in any combination of poetry and/or 2D art
  • $10 entry fee for each adult submission - Make checks payable to ARTS!Lafayette
  • No entry fee for teen and children entries
  • Entries must be suitable for all ages and to be on display in a public facility.
  • All entries must be submitted on official form delivered according to the directions on the entry form
  • Teachers wishing to submit batch entries must contact for special instructions.
2-D Additional Requirements:
  • All artwork shall be delivered to the Lafayette Public Library at the assigned time, with an official entry form
  • Selected art will be on display in the library gallery during the See & Respond show in October 1 - November 30, 2016 
  • Selected art must be framed or wrapped canvas with a wire on the back in order to accommodate the hanging system
  • Youth work must be framed with a hanging wire on the back, or fit in 8"x10" or 11"x14" size frame.
Poetry Additional Requirements:
  • Poems may not exceed 2 pages
  • Poems should be in a standard 10pt or 12pt font
  • Two printed copies, one with no authors name, should be mailed with the entry form to:
      Cultural Resources; City of Lafayette, 1290 South Public Road; Lafayette, CO 80026
  • Selected poetry will be on display in the library gallery during the See & Respond show in September and October.

Art on the Street: See & Respond!
Meet the Artists Reception

October 14, 2016; 6:00—9:00 p.m.
Lafayette Public Library


Contact Susan Booker for special instructions for submitting student work.