Its an Art Thing- Light the Way

2017 Call for Artists-Light the Way! 

After a successful public art installation of fire hydrants throughout the Village of Fox Lake in the summer of 2016, the Village is pleased to announce 2017’s lighthouse themed “Light the Way” project. Currently seeking artists to submit their designs through June 15, 2017, chosen lighthouses will shine in the streets of downtown Fox Lake from early July through October 2017.

The Village is currently seeking eligible artists to participate in this public art exhibit through June 15th with designs being reviewed by an independent panel of judges on June 16. Selected artists will be announced June 16th via

Walking tours will be available throughout the installation and a celebratory event and auction will be held at the end of the installation (date and details TBA.) Artists will be on hand to discuss their process and vision. Artists will receive 40% of the money raised from the auction and the additional dollars will help fund the art community in Fox Lake.


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