Project Overview

Dunbar Elementary Sculpture Project

Most recent benchmark/update: The Call for Artists for this project closed on December 31st

Upcoming benchmark/update: Artist selection in progress.


project Description

UAC is partnering with the City of Memphis to create a sculpture project that enhances the planned street and crosswalk improvements surrounding Dunbar Elementary. The goal of the project is to create a public art piece that will:

  • Inspire youth to stride for new educational heights
  • Reflect the pride and togetherness of the community
  • Be interactive for people of all ages and varying abilities
  • Be durable and resistant to vandalism