Grayslake artist call

Daily Herald report
Updated 1/13/2020 12:22 PM

The village of Grayslake and the Grayslake Arts Alliance are seeking an artist or team of artists to create a sculpture to commemorate of the village's 125th anniversary this year.

Titled "Embracing Change," the public arts program carries with it a $5,000 prize and is open to artists throughout Illinois, said Michelle Poe, executive director of the Grayslake Heritage Center.


The winning entry will be unveiled in Grayslake's Village Center on Aug. 15.

Deadline for applications is Jan. 31. Details of the competition are contained in the official artist call, available for download at

For more information, contact the arts alliance at, Ernest J. Schweit, (847) 609-8070 or via email him at

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