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International Sculpture Day

On Monday, April 24, 2017 the world will join in celebration of sculpture during the 3rd annual International Sculpture Day, or IS Day.

With hundreds of artists, organizations and institutions in over 20 countries expected to celebrate the day with open studios, unveiling public sculptures, sculpture scavenger hunts, pop up exhibitions, demonstrations, iron pours, plus much more. To see all the great events to come, please browse our calendar and be sure to join our mailing list to receive important news.

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ISCalendar

To view our calendar of events, please click here.

ISC Members: It is free to post your International Sculpture Day event on the International Sculpture Calendar.

Not a member? Contact us to learn more at isday@sculpture.org

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Participate

International Sculpture Day is open to all. Anyone or any organization with an appreciation and commitment to the field of sculpture is invited to participate.

If you are a member of the ISC, you will receive special promotion and marketing for your International Sculpture Day event with tools below:
  • Featured on website pages
  • Official International Sculpture Day logo and promotional text
  • Mention in Sculpture magazine
  • E-blasts, newsletters, and other online advertising
  • ISC calendar
  • ISC blog
  • International Sculpture Day app
  • Interactive social media platform
  • Documentation and sharing of the events
Interested? Follow these next steps to get involved in International Sculpture Day
  1. Submit your Participant Information to get started. A member of the ISC staff will contact you shortly.
  2. Stay in the loop and join our Mailing List to receive need to know updates.
  3. If not a member, learn about Membership and the benefits that extend beyond International Sculpture Day.
  4. Use #isday on all your social media posts to be part of the online conversation.

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#ISDay

Follow all things International Sculpture Day by following and liking us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Use #ISDay with all your posts relating to International Sculpture Day as it streams live on our website all year long.

Using hashtags to categorize Tweets and Instagram posts by keyword:
  • People use the hashtag symbol # before a relevant keyword or phrase (no spaces) in their post to categorize it and help them show more easily in a Search.
  • Clicking on a hashtagged word in any message shows you all other Tweets marked with that keyword.
  • Hashtags can occur anywhere in the post – at the beginning, middle, or end.
  • Hashtagged words that become very popular are often Trending Topics.
Example: It's International Sculpture day! Check out our event! #isday #sculpture.

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Advertising: In Print & Online

All members qualify for a 25% discount on International Sculpture Day advertising.

Advertising in Sculpture Magazine – 25% off
  • Our Special advertising packages include a complimentary listing on our special International Sculpture Day page along with an ad on our website when purchasing an ad in Sculpture. (over 100,000 hits daily and worldwide readership 300k annually)
Advertisements on the ISCalendar – $325 - $425
We offer discounted advertising on the ISCalendar viewed by all participants and guests. (over 100,000 hits daily)
  • Advertiser receives space for an on the ISCalendar web page
  • Advertiser will also be listed on ISC’s website and Sculpture magazine (worldwide readership 300k annually)
Email Marketing – $1,200
Advertising through a dedicated e-blast which is sent to all our members and subscribers. (over 12,000 worldwide)
  • Advertiser’s own design will be sent to our mailing list
  • Advertiser will also be listed on ISC’s website and Sculpture magazine (worldwide readership 300k annually)
Contact Advertising sales team at advertising@sculpture.org for more information and package deals.

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Sponsor a worldwide event!

Sponsoring the 3rd International Sculpture Day will guarantee your organization’s recognition by thousands of participants and even more ISC members.

Placement on the ISCalendar, promotional materials, the ISC website, and advertisements in Sculpture magazine, will reach thousands of artists, art enthusiasts, students, administrators and patrons the sculpture community. From now until International Sculpture Day, April 24th, ISC members and participating organizations/artists visit the site for the latest information regarding all things International Sculpture Day.

Call today to find out about branding and networking opportunities you will receive by supporting the 3rd International Sculpture Day!

Sponsorship Opportunities*

Local Sponsor – $5,000*
Sponsorship provides general sponsorship for International Sculpture Day.
  • Sponsor will receive International Sculpture Day marketing materials with their logo on it
  • Sponsor will be listed in Sculpture magazine and on the ISCalendar
  • Company listing on website sculpture.org (110,000 hits daily)
Major Sponsor – $10,000*
Sponsorship provides major sponsorship for International Sculpture Day.
  • Sponsor will receive International Sculpture Day marketing materials with their logo on it
  • Sponsor will be listed in Sculpture magazine and on the ISCalendar
  • Company listing on website sculpture.org (110,000 hits daily)
Grand Sponsor – $25,000*
Sponsorship provides leading sponsorship for International Sculpture Day.
  • Sponsor will be acknowledged in Sculpture magazine (worldwide readership 300k annually) and on the ISCalendar
  • Company listing or logo on website sculpture.org (110,000 hits daily)
  • Company listing on ALL International Sculpture Day materials
  • Complimentary full page ad in Sculpture magazine
  • Acknowledgement by every participating organization
  • Sponsor will receive International Sculpture Day marketing materials with their logo on it
For more information, please contact: Johannah Hutchison 609-689-1051 x304 or johannah@sculpture.org.

*All sponsorship donations are tax-deductible as allowed by the law. Partial and/or co-sponsorship opportunities are available.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Click here to find out more about International Sculpture Day.

What is International Sculpture Day? Who can participate? Do I have to re-register if I participated last year? How do I participate? Do I need to be a member of the ISC to participate?

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Contact

Questions about ISDay?

Contact Membership Program & Education Coordinator, Jeannette Darr at isday@sculpture.org 609-689-1051 x312

Questions about Membership?

Contact Membership Benefit & Services Coordinator, Manju Philip at membership@sculpture.org 609-689-1051 x301

Photo credits top to bottom: Demonstrational Pour at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, April 24 2016, International Sculpture Day. Sculpture Fields Kite Flying, April 24, International Sculpture Day. The Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum’s final result from International Sculpture Day. New Orleans Museum of Art's Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, held a docent-led tour in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden, and tour inside the museum on April 24th International Sculpture Day. Bob Clyatt, sculptor and author, April 24th on international sculpture day. Participants mold clay heads while a model sits still. The Foundry at Sonoma State University, International Sculpture Day April 24th. Jan Nunn gives a studio tour of the foundry. Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park Celebrates International Sculpture Day with fresh cut creativity. The Foundry at Sonoma State University, International Sculpture Day April 24th. Jan Nunn gives a studio tour of the foundry.