Wabash Valley Outdoor Sculpture Collection

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $50000
  • Open Date: 6/18/13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility:
  • Close Date: 7/17/13

Brief Description

The “Paul Dresser Project” will become part of the Art Spaces collection and a part of the Terre Haute Cultural Trail. Artists are encouraged to consider the composer, his origins in the Midwest, and particularly the character and importance to this region of “On the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away.” These qualities may be interpreted in a broad way. The resulting work will provide an entrée for the viewer to learn more about Paul Dresser and his best-known song. In some way the sculpture may also