Biennial Sculpture Show

Tryon Fine Arts Center (TFAC) announces its 2017 Biennial Sculpture Exhibit & Sale from October 15 - November 25. The 2017 show includes professional artists from North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia sculpting in a variety of mediums.

Winners were chosen from an impressive field. "Indigo" by Austin Sheppard took First Place. "Disjecta Membra" by Staton Davis was awarded Second Place. "Reverie" by Jane Jaskevich won Third Place. Entries were judged by noted sculptor Adam Adcock of Banner Elk, NC.

The 2017 Biennial Sculpture Exhibit will be on display through November 25. Exhibits are open to the public at no charge during TFAC's regular business hours: Tuesday-Friday from 10am-4pm and Saturdays from 10am-1pm. Other times my be available during special events or by request.


TFAC is one of 170 organizations across North Carolina to participate in a Statewide Arts Celebration to recognize the 50th anniversary of the North Carolina Arts Council.

Arts and cultural organizations in all 100 North Carolina counties will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the North Carolina Arts Council in October with music, dance, exhibitions, fall festivals and more! The 2017 Biennial Sculpture Show is dedicated to this special celebration. Learn more at

 For Artists

Thank you for your interest in the 2017 Biennial Sculpture Exhibit & Sale. Entries have been selected and the 2017 sculpture show is on display now. The 2019 juried sculpture show will be announced in early summer 2019, and held in late fall.

Click here to download a detailed prospectus 

For more information, contact TFAC at 828-859-8322 or email