GenomoChroma by Ray King

Public Art Opportunities

Utah Public Art Program Opportunities

The Davis Technical College Allied Health Facility – Letters of interest and qualifications are requested from artists and/or artist teams interested in creating site specific artwork for the Allied Health Building at Davis Technical College in Kaysville, Utah. This building will serve as a dynamic and engaging learning environment that will help students develop competence and confidence to provide life-saving care for the health and physical well-being of the community they serve.

This project is open to professional artists / artist teams.
Applications being accepted via or by other means identified in the above document.

Budget: $221,000 – Deadline: November 9, 2018

Other Utah Public Art Opportunities

Wall Mural for Tremonton City – Tremonton City is in search of an Artist/Muralist to create our next Mural in our Public Art collection. Tremonton City received a grant from Box Elder County to undertake a wall mural with the suggestion that the subject of the mural is a photo of the “First Grand Entry” of the 1928 Box Elder County and Rodeo. 

*This project requires uncompensated completion of preliminary design(s) as part of the application process*
Budget: $9500 – Deadline: August 30, 2018

Convergence by Douwe Blumberg

National & International Public Art Opportunities

Tricentennial Artwork  [San Antonio, TX] Bexar County has engaged the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) to assist them in selecting an artist for a commission to install a permanent public artwork at the newly opened San Pedro Creek Culture Park in downtown San Antonio, TX. The Tricentennial Artwork will serve as a signature work of art for the Park and commemorate the Tricentennial of Bexar County and the City of San Antonio.
Budget: $425,000 – Deadline: August 30, 2018

Melrose Library Patio Art [Roanoke, VA]  The City of Roanoke VA is accepting applications from artists or teams of artists who would like to be considered for a permanent work of art to be on or embedded into the plaza of the new Melrose Library.
Budget: $40,000 – Deadline: August 31, 2018

Black Wall Street Gardens [Durham, NC] The City of Durham invites professional artists or artist
teams to submit qualifications to design, fabricate, and install a signature, permanent piece of public art in Black Wall Street Gardens in downtown Durham. The piece is to commemorate and illuminate the importance of Black Wall Street and the legacy of Durham’s African American business community.
Budget: $50,000 – DEADLINE EXTENDED: August 31, 2018

Indiana State University – College of Public Health [Terre Haute, IN] The College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) seeks an artist to provide a work of art for the new CHHS building on the West side of Indiana State University (ISU). The final work will exemplify the focus of the college on the health and wellbeing of humankind and will engage the public, students, faculty and staff.
Budget: $75,000 – Deadline: September 3, 2018

Interactive Public Art Plaza [Boynton Beach, FL] An interactive public art plaza project for the new City of Boynton Beach Town Square designed for all abilities, ages and demographics to engage and connect.
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline: September 4, 2018

Unviersity of Florida – Career Resource Center [Gainesville, FL] Reitz Union Career Resource Center serves as the bridge from the educational experience to the work world for University of Florida students. This enhanced facility will continue to provide nationally recognized services to students, employers and campus partners.
Budget: $51,856 – Deadline: September 7, 2018

City of Boynton Beach Police facility  [Boynton, FL]  A public art project for the new police facility in Boynton, FL that reflects the department’s beliefs: “Preserve the sanctity of public trust and build strong community relationships.”
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline September 7, 2018

Reimagine Phoenix: Transforming Textile Waste Public Art Project [Phoenix, AZ] The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture’s Public Art Program is requesting qualifications from artists to create new works that spark forward thinking as part of a citywide campaign promoting responsible textile consumption and recycling. Artists will be selected for up to three opportunities.
Total Budget: $150,000 [$25,000 Each]- Deadline: September 10, 2018

Colorado State – Health Education Outreach 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 Colorado State University’s new Health Education Outreach Center, located along its Science Quad.
Budget: $130,000 – Deadline: September 10, 2018

The Foundry [Cambridge, MA] The City of Cambridge, Massachusetts, invites artists to submit qualifications to be eligible for a public art commission for The Foundry, an adaptive reuse project to build a community center for creativity and collaboration.
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline: September 17, 2018

West River Trail  [Oklahoma City, OK] The City of Oklahoma City announces this call for professional artists to submit their qualifications to be considered for a contract to create public art for the West River Trail.
Budget: $70,000 – Deadline: September 19, 2018

Atlanta Public Library [Atlanta, GA] Fulton County Arts & Culture Public Arts Program invites experienced professional artists or artist teams to submit qualifications to create original and site-responsive public artworks using the theme of ‘Light and Enlightenment’ for the Atlanta-Fulton Central Library Branch, part of the Atlanta Fulton Public Library System.
Total Budget: $246,000 – Deadline: September 20, 2018

University of Florida – Laboratory for Engineering Excellence [Gainsville, FL] Herbert Wertheim Laboratory for Engineering Excellence (NEXUS Engineering), is transforming the heart of campus into a home and headquarters for the New Engineer. This will be our flagship building: an 84,000 square foot state-of-the-art research and educational environment.
Budget: $95,500 – Deadline: September 21, 2018

Downtown Rotary Sculpture Garden [Reno, NV]The City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission, in collaboration with The Reno Downtown Rotary, is seeking sculpture for purchase and installation in Bicentennial Park. The Project is open to artists in a western regional area encompassing Nevada, California, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and Arizona with experience in public art projects.
Total Project Budget: $80,000 – Deadline: September 21, 2018 

Prequalified Artist Pool [Palo Alto, CA] The City of Palo Alto Public Art Program invites artists and artist teams working in a variety of visual media and artistic approaches to submit qualifications for potential inclusion in a Prequalified Artist Pool for upcoming public art opportunities.
Budget: Various – Deadline: September 23, 2018

Bennett Event Center [Oklahoma City, OK] The City of Oklahoma City announces a call for professional artists to submit their qualifications to be considered for a contract to create public art that will serve as a dynamic attraction in the lobby of the Bennett Event Center on the Oklahoma Fair Grounds.
Budget: $335,000 – Deadline: September 26, 2018

Will Rogers World Airport Terminal Expansion Art Project [Oklahoma City, OK] The Oklahoma City Airport Trust is seeking to commission a professional artist(s) or a team of artists to design, and oversee installation of, integrated permanent works for two specific sites in the terminal expansion project.
Budget: $130,000 – Deadline: September 26, 2018

Art for New City of Georgetown, TX Buildings [Georgetown, TX] The City of Georgetown Arts and Culture Board is issuing a call for artist proposals for the new City Hall and Municipal Court. Three areas have been identified for artwork. A theme has not been selected for the spaces to allow each artist an opportunity to present their own unique vision for the space.
Budget: $15,000 – Deadline: September 30, 2018

University Boulevard/Merrill Road Roundabout  [Jacksonville University -Jacksonville, FL]  and the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville seek an artist or artist-team to design, fabricate, and install a large scale, dynamic, site-specific artwork for a newly constructed roundabout.
Budget: $225,000 – Deadline: September 30, 2018

Colony West Hotel Bas Relief Wall Mural [Tamarac, FL] The City of Tamarac, Florida is seeking to commission an artist or artist team to create a bas relief wall mural of significant size and quality to be located in the new Colony West Club House.
Budget: $45,000 – Deadline: October 9, 2018

Duke Realty Headquarters [Indianapolis, IN] The Arts Council of Indianapolis, on behalf of Duke Realty and through the Public Art for Neighborhoods Program, is requesting qualifications from artists or artist teams who are interested in creating outdoor public artwork for the new Duke Realty Headquarters facility on Indianapolis’ north-side.
Budget: $50,000 – Deadline: October 14, 2018

Southeastern Louisiana University- Computer Science and Technology Building  [Hammond, LA] The Percent for Art Program is seeking artists or artist teams to design and implement two (2) site-specific sculptures or installations of original design for the Computer Science and Technology Building, Southeastern Louisiana University.
Budget: $50,000 & $100,000 – Deadline: November 8, 2018


Jim Glenn
Visual & Public Art Manager