2nd Annual Storm Drain Art Contest
Are you a local artist with a passion for keeping the environment clean and healthy? The City of Kingsport Stormwater Department, with the help of the Office of Cultural Arts, is seeking local artists and creative minds to paint five storm drains in local neighborhoods to raise awareness about the importance of protecting our rivers, stream habitat, and aquatic wildlife.
To enter the contest:
- Send a color sketch of your proposed artwork around a storm drain.
- Artwork may include the street, sidewalk or both.
- Text is encouraged to convey the educational stormwater message.
- Be sure to include your name, phone and email.
The deadline to submit entries is August 1. The winners will be selected by August 16. The five winning artists will receive $100 and their chance to leave their artistic talents on the streets of Kingsport.
Mail or hand deliver entries to:
1113 Konnarock Rd
Kingsport, TN 37664
We will also accept a good quality photo of the sketch emailed to: AmandaMcMullen@KingsportTN.gov
Questions? Call 423-229-9325.
See links below for more info.
Sponsors for this contest are all local businesses and include Bishop & Company, Bank of Tennessee, Kingsport Imaging and Now or Never Tattoo Gallery.