2013 Downtown Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit in Place

Visit downtown Olathe and enjoy the 2013 Downtown Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit.

In its ninth year, the exhibit displays sculptures on loan from artists throughout the country that are rotated annually through Olathe’s Original Town area.  This year’s exhibit includes seven displays from artists in four states. The pieces were selected by a panel including Barbara O’Brien, Director and Chief Curator at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Pearl O’Brien, an MFA candidate in the textile program at the University of Kansas.

This year’s pieces include: 

  • Spacial Drawing, by J. Neil Lawley of St. Joseph, Missouri, located on the NE corner of Chestnut & Poplar
  • Everything, by Nathan S. Pierce of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, located at the pedestrian walkway between the Municipal Building and City Parking Garage
  • Cohesive Narration, by Kristin Garnant of Camanche, Iowa, located on the NE corner of Santa Fe & Kansas
  • Circus Acrobat, by Robert Lamberson of Dannebrog, Nebraska, located on Santa Fe (between Kansas & Walnut)
  • Survival, by Nathan S. Pierce of Cape Girardeau, Missouri located on Santa Fe at Calamity Line Park, 901 W. Santa Fe
  • Yahoo!, by Chris Watts of Olathe, Kansas, located inside City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe
  • Hercules, by Jason Walker of Lenexa, Kansas, located inside City Hall, 100 E. Santa Fe.