For Artists

The Hopewell Valley Arts Council invites artists to participate in a unique collaboration of business, art, community and philanthropy.  In the Fall of 2014, The Hopewell Valley Stampede, an extraordinary public art exhibit, will arrive in Hopewell Valley, with the display of a breathtaking showcase of life-sized oxen sculptures, painted and embellished by professional and amateur artists.


Activity Date
Sponsor/Artist pairing activities March and April 2014
“Naked” oxen delivered to Artist Week of March 10, 2014
Oxen completed by Artist Monday, June 30, 2014
Oxen herded for weatherproofing and base installation Summer 2014
Public Art Exhibit Fall 2014
“Oxtion”- live, silent and online auctions January 2015