Sculpture Exhibition Winner Announced


The Cape Girardeau Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition has been on Broadway for over a year now. Sculptures from artists all over the country have decorated the street, visible for all to see, and now the Missouri Art Council has announced the winner of the People’s Choice Award. “Lineage” by Ben Pierce received the most votes during the two-month contest in which voters could select their favorite sculpture on the Missouri Art Council website.

A graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, Pierce created “Lineage” as part of a series that explores his family heritage. His work as appeared in galleries in Tennessee, Kansas, and Indiana. His tends to focus on linear and geometric qualities in his work.

The sculptures are still available for viewing, as well as to purchase. For more information visit the Arts Council website , or call them at (573) 334-9233.