GenomoChroma by Ray King

Public Art Opportunities

Utah Public Art Program Opportunities

Utah Division of Arts & Museums Glendinning Headquarters Request for qualifications from artists and/or artist teams interested in creating site specific exterior artwork or appropriate existing work for the Headquarters of the Utah Division of Arts & Museums / Glendinning Mansion on South Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah. The work selected will become part of the 120 year old Alice Merrill Horne Collection.
Budget: $60,000 – Deadline: April 19, 2019


Salt Lake County Arts & Culture Division (County) on behalf of the Eccles Theater is soliciting proposals from qualified Artists, living in the state of Utah, to participate in an open competition for temporary works of art for the Eccles Theater located at 131 South Main, Salt Lake City Utah to create a unique temporary holiday installation for the Holiday Season. Please note: A mandatory pre-proposal conference has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 4:00 pm. It will be held at the Eccles Theater Tanner Lounge (meet in the Eccles Lobby). Please note this project requires uncompensated completion of preliminary design as part of the application process.
Budget: $35,000 – Deadline: 2:00 PM – Tuesday, April 23, 2019 

9 Line Bike Park Murals – The Salt Lake City Arts Council and Parks & Public Lands are pleased to announce two new opportunities for artists or artist-led teams to respond with proposals for murals at the 9 Line Bike Park. Mural locations: shipping container and starting ramp. We invite interested applicants to attend the information session on Thursday, April 11th at 5pm. It will be held at the 9-Line Bike Park.
Budget: shipping container: $6900 / starting ramp: $13,100 – Deadline: May 4, 2019

Glendale Park – Salt Lake City Parks and Public Lands, in collaboration with the Arts Council, is pleased to provide an opportunity for artists and artist-led teams to submit qualifications for the Glendale Park public art project.This project will allow the opportunity for the artist or artist-led team to collaborate and consult with the contracted landscape architecture consultant to integrate artwork and concepts into the overall renovations of the park.
Budget: $$188,500 – Deadline: May 9, 2019

National & International Public Art Opportunities

The City of Boston, as part of its Percent for Art program, invites artists or artist teams to apply to create permanent public artwork to complement the new East Boston Police Station. 
Budget: $450,000 – Deadline: April 25, 2019

The City of Tampa Art Programs Division is seeking an artist &/or artist team to develop, create and deliver a sound installation.
Budget: up to $20,000 – Deadline: April 26, 2019

Courthouse Square Outdoor Event Space [Morganton, NC] The City of Morganton is seeking qualifications from artists or artist teams to work directly with landscape architects, architects and designers in the creation of a new, outdoor multi-purpose event space in downtown Morganton.
Budget: $20,000 – Deadline: April 29, 2019

Public Art Markers [Marshall, NC] Seeking qualifications from artists or artist teams to design a system of visual art markers to connect the arts and cultural assets from downtown Marshall’s Main Street (The Marshall Mile) across the French Broad river to Blannahassett Island.
Budget: $60,000 – Deadline: April 29, 2019

Richard A. Tucker Memorial Library  [Norfolk, VA] The Norfolk Public Art Commission
and the Richard A. Tucker Memorial Library Planning Committee seek to commission an artist to design and create artwork.
Budget: $125,000 – Deadline: May 3, 2019

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Public Art Commission is seeking an artist to design and create a permanent centerpiece artwork for Merschel Park in downtown Winston-Salem.
Budget: $225,000 – Deadline: May 10, 2019

Breaking the Bronze Ceiling / 19th Amendment [Lexington, KY] The Lexington Fayette Urban County Council and Mayor of Lexington Kentucky have come together with private companies and community members to support the erection of a commemorative piece of public art in honor of the history of women in this area.
Budget: $500,000 – Deadline: May 15, 2019

Norfolk Southern – Plaza Sculpture [Atlanta, GA] ConsultArt, Inc. is seeking qualifications from artists or artist teams for the commission of between three and four site-specific permanent outdoor sculptures. 
Budget: $750,000 – Deadline: May 17, 2019

Light-based Artwork for Boston’s Chinatown [Boston, MA] The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy seeks an artist or artist team for the creation of a temporary, site-specific, placemaking artwork. 
Budget: $40,000 – Deadline: May 19, 2019

Front Range Community College – Health Care Careers Center [Fort Collins, CO] Qualifications are requested from artists and/or artist teams interested in creating a site-specific exterior public artwork or series of artworks for Front Range Community College’s Health Care Careers Center.
Budget: $$158,400 – Deadline: May 20, 2019

Texas State University LBJ Student Center Expansion [San Marcos, TX] Texas State University invites professional artists or artist teams to submit qualifications to design and fabricate two-dimensional or three-dimensional artwork for the interior of the LBJ Student Center expansion at its San Marcos, TX campus. Multiple artists and types of artwork will be considered including large-scale installations and works in a series.
Budget: $254,000 – Deadline: May 23, 2019

Duolingo Facilities [Pittsburgh, PA] Duolingo is requesting qualifications from individual artists or artist collaboratives, to provide artwork incorporated into/onto the façade of Duolingo facilities at 125 S. Beatty St., Pittsburgh, PA 
Budget: up to $80,000 – Deadline: May 24, 2019

Roundabout Sculpture [Port St. Lucie, FL] Port St. Lucie is seeking a landmark, free standing, outdoor sculpture. Please note this project requires uncompensated completion of preliminary design(s) as part of the application process. 
Budget: $200,000 – Deadline: May 30, 2019

Carle Illinois College of Medicine Renovation [Urbana, IL] The Art in Architecture (AIA) Program of the University of Illinois Facilities & Services is pleased to announce a Request for Direct Purchase of Artwork (RDPA). Professional artists are invited to submit images of available work to be considered for the permanent original public art at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).
Budget: $48,000 – Deadline: June 14, 2019


Jim Glenn
Visual & Public Art Manager
Lisa Greenhalgh
Visual & Public Art