Buzau International Sculpture Symposium


The City Hall of Buzau, through the Cultural and Educational Center "Alexandru Marghiloman" (CCAM) organizes the first edition of the International Symposium of Sculpture in Buzau, 2022 (Buzau International Sculpture Symposium – BISS).

On the occasion of this event, sculptures and monumental installations made of metal and marble will be made by professional artists, which will later be permanently located in the urban spaces of Buzau.

Buzau International Sculpture Symposium (BISS) will be an event with media visibility, where the public vote is decisive in the selection of projects.

The main features of the first edition of BISS – 2022:

  1. Material used: Ruşchiţa marble blocks, metal - corten steel and stainless steel

  2. Approximate dimensions: marble blocks 2 – 3 m 3 ; the volume of metal sculptures/installations may vary between 2 – 5 m 3

  3. Duration: June 28 – July 31, 2022.

  4. 10 professional sculptors will participate: the host, a special guest and 8 artists selected through the contest.

  5. The theme of the symposium: "The Memory of Water – 1650 years of attestation of Buzau". .