Sculpture Trail

Sculpture Trail
Sculpture Trail

CHERRY VALLEY ARTWORKS is happy to invite submissions for sculptures to be exhibited as part of the 2017 Cherry Valley Summer Sculpture Trail in beautiful and historic Cherry Valley, N.Y. The show will run from July 1to October 8, 2017.

Proposals from established and emerging artists will be considered. Both existing and new sculpture may be submitted. Though the trail is primarily a venue for outdoor works there are a few storefront locations for works suitable only for indoor display. The exhibition will include invited and juried artists.

There is no application fee. Chosen artists will be eligible for the grand prize. Stipends may be available to help with moving expenses.

Cherry Valley, N.Y. is part of the beautiful and historic Leatherstocking Region known as home to the Fenimore Art Museum, The Arkell Museum, The Baseball Hall of Fame and The Glimmerglass Festival. These attractions, particularly the Glimmerglass Festival, bring many thousands of cultural tourists to the region. The Cherry Valley Museum, two of the area's finest restaurants, Artworks popular concert series and other performances at The Star Theater are all a draw for many visitors.

Cherry Valley Artworks will provide installation/de-installation support (including the use of a crane truck) and liability insurance. Some monetary assistance for moving expenses may be provided.




  • Please submit JPEGs of up to three available works or site-specific proposals and/or two images of previous work.
  • A recent resume
  • Application form available on our website

Email the above to

Questions: call Jane Sapinsky Executive Director Cherry Valley Artworks at 607-264-3080.

  • To apply please email three images of available work or site-specific proposals, and/or two images as documentation of previous works. Images should be 300 DPI, JPEG, largest dimension 1800 pixels and no larger than 6.2M. Label each image with a number and your name.
  • Include an application form for each image submitted:

    Download Application Form

  • Artist's resume

Cherry Valley Artworks assumes no responsibility for lost or damaged applications. Please do not submit original art. If you wish submitted materials returned please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

Application materials should be mailed to:
Cherry Valley Artworks
PO Box 92
Cherry Valley, N.Y. 13320



Cherry Valley Artworks presents Sculptures in the Hood 

Community members are invited to display through out Cherry Valley as part of the  2017 Summer Sculpture Trail.  

If you live in Cherry Valley join in the fun!   Display a sculpture of your own creation on your property and you will be eligible for the $250.00 People’s Choice Award.

Don’t have an outfdoor space? Several pieces will be chosen for display in the Cherry Valley Vest Pocket Park on main street.

To take part in the trail please fill out a downloadable registration form on our website and send it in via email or standard mail.Locations of pieces will be posted here and ballots to vote for your favorite amateur sculpture will be available at local businesses.