Inspire Hydrants!

2016 Call for Artists-INSPIRE HYDRANT! 

THE SILENT BID AUCTION HAS BEGUN!! PLEASE VISIT www.promotefoxlake.org (Click on the 'Inspire Hydrant' tab) FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

In an effort to promote art in the community for all to enjoy, the Village of Fox Lake is pleased to announce its inaugural public art installation exhibit, “Inspire Hydrants”. Beautifying the streets of downtown Fox Lake from early July through the Fall, 12 decorated, retired fire hydrants have been displayed along Grand Avenue. This installation will culminate with a public auction to further the creative economy in Fox Lake.

Walking tour brochures will be available throughout the installation and a celebratory event will be held on November 12th at the Volunteer Fire Department.   40% of the proceeds go back to the artists. 30% goes to Promote Fox Lake, a local 501c3, and 30% goes to the Fox Lake Volunteer Fire Department, a local 501c3.                                                                                                                                Please contact Donovan Day at (847)587-3176 or dayd@foxlake.org with questions.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR "INSPIRE HYDRANT" WINNING ARTISTS!! 

ARTIST DESIGN NAME
Jean Waschow Blackhawks
Laura Rudkin Sparky
Courtney Schneider Sunflower
Stacey Marszal Captain America
Elizabeth Waddington Hydrant Hydrangea
Jessica Metropulos  Goldfish
Brian Marr It’s Always 5 O’clock in Fox Lake
Danielle Torres Probie
Carolyn Noga Wish
Averie Schultz  Magic Man-Fox Lake is Pure Magic
Kristina Bell Anchor
The Foster Family, Tim, Diane, Axton and Tianna Dream Big
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