Decatur Sculpture Tour 2016

Join us for the fifth annual Decatur Sculpture Tour located just minutes south of Fort Wayne. New original sculpture art will be on display in downtown Decatur on 2nd Street. Walking tour maps will guide visitors to each sculpture and provide instructions on how to vote for the People’s Choice award.
Visitors can stroll through the historic downtown in the shadow of the signature Victorian courthouse that was built in 1873 and is still in use by the county government. The launch weekend includes art centric and family fun activities:

Decatur Sculpture Tour Unveiling

Friday June 10, 2016
8:00 am Installation
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Children’s Sculpture Activity at The Library
2:00 – 8:00 pm Artist Street Gallery
2:00 pm Meet the Artists (informal event) at Story Book Park
4:00 - 8:00 pm Food Vendors
4:00 – 8:00 pm Strolling Musicians
5:00 – 7:00 pm Children’s Chalk Walk
5:15 – 6:00 pm Decatur Dance Academy Performance
5:00 - 8:00 pm Wine Tasting
6:00 pm Introduction of Artists and Unveiling

Artistic Heritage

Experience Decatur’s rich heritage as the birthplace and boyhood home of David Smith, widely heralded as the greatest American sculptor of the 20th century. Decatur is also the hometown of preeminent American sculptor Ralph Hurst. Two of his works are on permanent display in Decatur’s Adams Public Library, and one at the Adams County Museum.

Scagliola Ruin & Steel Ruin - 2015

Platinum Sponsors

Adams County Community Foundation
Arts United
Fleetword RV
Indiana Arts Commission
Indiana Tourism
Porter Family Foundation

Gold Sponsors

Adams Public Library System (In Kind
City of Decatur
Complete Printing Service
Landscapes Travel & Relocation Guide