Seraph, Snow, and Sun
When there is fresh snow on the ground and sun comes out, Seraph the sculpture throws lovely blue colors on the snow. Of course, the
Seraph Gifted to Burlington
The tall blue sculpture called Seraph has been gifted to the Town of Burlington by sculptor Joseph Ferguson. It took lots of work by Sculpture
A New Litter of Steel Puppies!
For a while we had no more steel puppies, but right in time for the Holidays, the Dale Rogers Studio had a whole new litter!
Ice Cream Social – Saturday, August 20th
The Ice Cream Social on August 20 was a great success on all fronts. Khara from Kaleidoscope Entertainment delighted dozens of kids with ballon animals.
Follow Your Heart Is Back!
The spirited young person telling us all to follow our hearts – is back. After a nice cleaning and paint refresh, Follow Your Heart is
Send Us Your Photos!
These young ladies, Emma and Charlotte, were inspired to dance along with Meadow Dancer while their mom captured the moment. We encourage everyone who wants
Temporary Signs In Place
All the new sculptures in the park now have temporary paper and foam core signs up. The “real” metal signs are on order but they
Toe Dancer Installed
On Thursday, July 14th, sculptor John Bonsignore brought his lovely work, Toe Dancer, to Burlington and we installed on its new concrete base. Come and
Concrete Bases for New Works
On Wednesday, July 6th, Burlington’s DPW oversaw the pouring of three new concrete bases for sculptures. Two of the bases will host new works (stay
Rybee House Arrives, Next Stop Shibuya Moves On
On Friday, June 17, Stephen Klema, assisted by his wife Patty Weise, drove from their home in northwest Connecticut, 3 hours to Burlington to assemble
Dedication for Ukraine Sculpture, May 14 2022
On Saturday, May 14, 2022 members of the Burlington community gathered at the Sculpture Park to celebrate the town’s purchase of Global Warming, the popular
A Vigil for Ukraine
Members of the Burlington community organized a vigil for Ukraine at the Sculpture Park. On Friday, March 18, 2022, people gathered in support of Ukraine
The other day we happened on a mother and two daughters visiting the sculpture park. The older daughter was picture shy, but the younger was
Donation Goal Acheived
Through the generous donations of local business leaders and citizens we have collected enough funds to purchase the popular sculpture Global Warming, know as the
Sculpture Park Committee Report to Town Meeting
Sculpture Park Committee Chair Barbara L’Heureux gave a report on the progress of the Sculpture Park to Burlington Town Meeting on February 16th, 2022. She
Call for Entries 2022 Now Open
The call for entries for the next round of sculptures for the Burlington Sculpture Park is now open through the website Online Juried Shows. Sculptors
Performing Arts in the Park 11-6-21
Here is a short video look at the Performing Art in the Park event on November 6th. https://vimeo.com/643753908 A gallery of images from the day…
New Lovebirds Sculpture Unveiled
The Burlington Sculpture Park unveiled a new sculpture at the park at 9 am on Saturday September 4, 2021. The latest addition to the sculpture
Sculpture Park for Celebrate Burlington 2021
There will be a number of great reasons to visit The Burlington Sculpture Park during Celebrate Burlington Day on Saturday, August 7th. We will have
Stonework for Scouts!
Stone sculptor Joshua Ruder did a talk and demonstration to a group of Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, and interested kids at the Sculpture Park. He
Bench Sculpting Continues
Stone sculptor Joshua Ruder continues his work creating stone benches from boulders this week at The Sculpture Park. https://burlingtonsculpturepark.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/June-22-teaser.mov
The Stone Sculpture Bench Project Begins!
https://vimeo.com/556715557 This short video shows Burlington’s DPW Highway Crew moving boulders into place for sculptor Joshua Ruder to create three stone benches in the Burlington
Havoc’s Puppies Visit the Park
Havoc’s puppies came to visit the Sculpture Park and had many adventures which we were fortunate to capture on video. The puppies are sculptures made
First Snow in the Park!
Someone asked last summer, “What will happen when it snows on the sculpture?” We suggested they will be enhanced by the snow, beautiful in new
BCAT Video of “Havoc” Naming
Here is the BCAT video about the announcement of Havoc as the new name for our edition of the Great American Dog sculpture by Dale
Dog Name Winner: “Havoc”
The winner of the Dog Name Contest was revealed at a small ceremony right at the American Dog sculpture. The winning name is “Havoc”, who
Winner of Dog Name Contest To Be Announced!
THE VOTES ARE IN! With over 960 votes from the community, a new name for the American Dog sculpture has been chosen! The name and the
Havoc Takes the Lead!!!
WITH A DRAMATIC SURGE, HAVOC TAKES THE LEAD!!! The race closes this Friday, October 9th at 5pm. Go vote, but only vote once! VOTE FOR
Dog Name Race Tightens!!!
While Burly took a strong early lead, Burlingdog is coming up as a strong challenger! The race closes this Friday, October 9th at 5pm. Go
Final Sculpture in Place!
The 6th and final work of our first phase has arrived and been installed at the park. Global Warming by Nikita Zigura is now in
Dog Name Vote Race – October 1st
Here is an October voting race just for fun! As of October 1st, here is the voting for the name for the Big Dog: Art:
6th Sculpture Arrives!
After very many emails back and forth to Ukraine, our 6th sculpture, the giant yellow cherries, called Global Warming, arrived via air freight to Logan
Burlington Sculpture Park in Boston Globe
The Boston Globe has published a lovely online article about our sculpture park which will be in print this Sunday, September 6th. The photo of
Park Feature in Burlington Union
The Burlington Union published a good, comprehensive article about the Burlington Sculpture Park. Writer Veer Mudambi did a great job of taking the rather complex
BCAT Features the Park
BCAT, Burlington’s cable access television, has visit the Sculpture Committee meetings, interviewed member and Selectman Nick Priest, and videoed installations. Here is their piece about
Endeavour to be Installed 8-1-20
Chris Plaisted’s sculpture Endeavour will be installed at the Burlington Sculpture Park on Saturday, August 1st. While COVID and construction safety concerns prevent us from
3rd Install: Next Stop Shibuya
On Friday, July 31st, Philip Marshall came to Burlington and – single handed – installed his graceful steel work Next Stop Shibuya. You can hear
2nd Sculpture: Follow Your Heart
On Thursday, July 30, 2020, we installed our second sculpture, the colorful red work, Follow Your Heart, by Mark Wholey. You can hear Mark talking
First Installation: Peter Dellert’s Truth #1
With lots of help from the Burlington DPW, we installed the very first sculpture on Friday, July 24. Peter Dellert worked with DPW to move
Here is a video of the day we mocked up all sculptures in cardboard to check on best locations.