Sculptor Kurt Dyrhaug Wins Big Money
The Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art announced Friday that sculptors from Texas and North Carolina were winners of the Out of the Box: An Outdoor Juried Sculpture Exhibition.
More than 120 works of art were entered in the national large-scale sculpture competition and the winners were named at a grand opening celebration of the exhibition. The works of the 10 finalists will be on display around the Lethander Art Path and lake on the museum grounds until October, 2014.
The competition was judged by artists Carol Mickett and Robert Stackhouse. Texas sculptor Kurt Dyrhaug ’89 won first place for his sculpture, “Large Tractor Wing,” and was awarded $4,000.