CONTACT: Jami Goldstein
(614) 221-8492
jgoldstein@gcac.org

March 14, 2017

Inn At Honey Run, Arts Council Announce Call for Artists for Outdoor Installation

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Inn at Honey Run is partnering with the Greater Columbus Arts Council (Arts Council) to select up to three central Ohio artists to create site-specific installations for the Holmes County Open Air Art Museum (OAAM).

“Jason and his team at the Inn at Honey Run create compelling outdoor installations for the Open Air Art Museum. Because they were specifically interested in featuring local artists, they came to us to help connect them with the best artists in central Ohio,” said Jami Goldstein, vice president of Marketing, Communications and Events for the Arts Council. “Our mission is to be an advocate for the local arts, so anytime we can offer such an incredible opportunity to the artists we partner with on a daily basis, it’s a win for us and the arts community.”

The Open Air Art Museum is set on 56 acres of rolling landscape on the Inn at Honey Run property and features a range of works by local and regional artists.

The Inn at Honey Run team is encouraging any artists in Franklin County and surrounding counties who are sculptors, designers, photographers and imaginative thinkers to submit their ideas. The process for applying is easy:

  1. Register online at www.innathoneyrun.com/gcac.
  2. Answer all required questions.
  3. Attach at least one image file or link to image file(s) of the installation concept.

The RFP process is open until April 30. The applications will be reviewed by a panel from the Inn at Honey Run and the Arts Council. The panel will make its final selections by May 31. 

About The Holmes County Open Air Art Museum (OAAM)

The OAAM is located on the grounds of The Inn at Honey Run in Northeast Ohio and is the only art museum of its kind in the region. Surrounded by rolling hillsides and lush forest, the OAAM is set within 56 acres of breathtaking landscape and represents a truly unique fusion between nature and art and showcases original works from local and regional artists of various backgrounds, mediums and disciplines. Learn more about the museum at https://www.innathoneyrun.com/open-air-art-museum/.

About the Greater Columbus Arts Council: Through vision and leadership, advocacy and collaboration, the Greater Columbus Arts Council supports art and advances the culture of the region. A catalyst for excellence and innovation, we fund exemplary artists and arts organizations and provide programs, events and services of public value that educate and engage all audiences in our community. The Arts Council thanks the City of Columbus and the Ohio Arts Council for their continued support. www.gcac.org