The American Center celebrates its 60 th anniversary in Sri Lanka with a difference by holding a competition of sculpture opened to the public.
The US Embassy in Colombo invites artists to submit their work on the theme: “Carving 60 years of Friendship” and the selected entries will be displayed for the public at the American Center starting in August 2009.
A panel of Sri Lankan and American judges will select the winning entry and the winning sculpture will be displayed permanently at the American Center and the artist will be awarded with a cash price of Rs. 100000/= and a certificate signed by the U.S. Ambassador.
All interested artists can submit their applications together with a CV between 8:00am to 5:30pm (Mon-Thu) or 8:00 am to 12:00pm (Fri) to the American Center, 44, Galle Road, Colombo 03, on or before June 14, 2009. For further information please contact the American Center at 2498106 or 2498163 or email us at email@example.com.