To heighten awareness of environmentalism as Earth Day approaches on April 22,ï¿½the popular EcoSculptï¿½event has returned to Fountain Square, sponsored byï¿½Greater Cincinnati Energyï¿½Alliance and Cincinnati Center City Development Corporation. A three-week installation of colorful, lively sculptures made of recycled and/or recyclable materials, it is on display now through April 28.
There are 12 sculptures by local artists, with titles like "Oraface," "Hope and Life," "Youï¿½Threw Away My Lesser Parts" and "Green Towers of Circuit Cincinnati." Prizes of $500, $250, $150 â€” plusï¿½a Peopleâ€™s Choice Award of $100 â€” will be awarded at noon on Earth Day at Fountain Square. Also, organizations will offer free information about eco-friendly products and services and have exhibits.
Go here for more information.