2023 Sculpture Celebration Registration Portal

You Are Invited to Exhibit at the 37th Annual Sculpture Celebration on September 9, 2023

Join emerging and established sculptors at the Broyhill Walking Park in Lenoir, NC to compete for a total of $11,000 in cash awards. Sculptors can enter up to three works, and registration includes your free admission to the Sculptor Reception & Dinner. 

In addition to the Sculpture Celebration, large scale entries can be entered for a second exhibition and sales opportunity at the Western NC Sculpture Center. Chosen works will be installed after the Sculpture Celebration and placed at WNCSC for up to one year. For more information on this  juried opportunity, please see prospectus by using the link found on this page. 

Sculptor Reception & Dinner reservation deadline is Friday, August 25, 2023.
Competition registration deadline is Wednesday, September 6, 2023.

Sales and commissions are encouraged, with 100% of proceeds going to the sculptors.

$11,000 in Awards

$3,000 Best in Show

$2,000 First Place
$1,500 Second Place
$1,000 Third Place

Five $500 Judge’s Merit awards

Five $100 Honorable Mention awards

$500 Stevens Family People’s Choice award


If you have any questions, please contact our office at 828-754-2486 or by email.