A New Public Art Program
The first annual MoabArTTrails sculpture exhibit
October 14th, 2017
Moab ArTTrails is pleased to announce the installation of 16 outdoor sculptures along an art trail in central Moab. On Saturday October 14th, in conjunction with the Red Rock Arts Festival and Street Fair, 11 artists selected from a national call installed their work in the heart of Moab for a year. All works are up for consideration for the public's permanent collection. This first ever event of its kind in Moab is produced with the kind support of the Moab Arts Council, the Moab Arts & Recreation Center, the MARC, Grand County, the City of Moab, and the grace of a whole host of totally wonderful artists, contributors, arts lovers, civil servants, builders and friends. Enjoy the exhibition!
Moab ArTTrails is...
Moab ArTTrails is a non-profit organization that celebrates the vibrant culture and resilient beauty of place through the exhibition and procurement of artworks for the public’s permanent collection.
Moab ArTTrails launched its program in 2015 with a permanent gift of art to Grand County. Forces At Play. 4 large scale stone and steel sculptures stand as elegant invitation to Place, installed and enthusiastically received by the community at one of the oldest shared pathways in the Far West, the Moab Crossing at the Colorado Riverway Bike and Pedestrian Bridge.
The mission of Moab ArTTrails is...
Moab ArTTrails conserves the cultural and economic health of the community through the exhibition and acquisition of enduring public artworks which connect beauty, people and place on shared trails through time.