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Public Art Opportunities
Utah Public Art Program Opportunities
Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control facility in Saratoga Springs, Utah – Call for interested artists living in the western United States to create site specific artwork or propose appropriate existing artwork for this new facility. – Apply via CaFE
Budget: $22,500 – Deadline: September 13, 2019.
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OTHER PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITIES IN UTAH
Bike Racks in Daybreak – This opportunity requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process. The intention of this project is to merge public art with functionality pertaining to the storage of bikes that are ridden to public locations throughout Daybreak. The Daybreak Arts Council will install multiple unique, permanent outdoor art pieces that will function as bike racks, each with the ability to secure or organize multiple bikes.
Budget: $20,000 – Deadline: September 7, 2019
Garden Parks Sculpture – This opportunity requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process. The residents of Garden Park village have requested that the sculpture commissioned by the Daybreak Arts Council be “garden themed”. The sculpture should be literal and traditional in style and design.
Budget: $15,000 – Deadline: October 5, 2019
Regent Street Black Box at the Eccles Theater – This is a request for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process. Salt Lake County Center for the Arts(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.
Budget: $35,000 – Deadline: October 22, 2019
National & International Public Art Opportunities
Recreation Complex [Littleton, CO] The SSPAC requests proposals for permanent artwork to be placed in the interior lobby of South Suburban Park and Recreation District’s (SSPRD) future Recreation Complex that is anticipated to open December 2020.
Budget: $60,000 – Deadline: August 20, 2019
Freedom Cornerstone [Greensboro, NC] Greensboro Downtown Greenway seeks submissions of interest and qualifications from professional to design, fabricate and install the Freedom Cornerstone, the last of four major public art cornerstones for the Downtown Greenway in Greensboro, NC.
Budget: $350,000 – Deadline: August 21, 2019
Nashville Fairgrounds [Nashville, TN] Metro Nashville Arts Commission is issuing a national Call to Artists for an artist to design, fabricate and install an iconic, permanent public artwork for The Fairgrounds Nashville.
Budget: $650,000 – Deadline: August 23, 2019
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department [Charlotte, NC] The Arts & Science Council is accepting qualifications from artists for a public art opportunity at the upcoming CMPD South Police Station. ASC is seeking artists with a demonstrated record of creating low-relief images on exterior architectural facades.
Budget: $63,112.00 – Deadline: August 23, 2019
STL Airport 2020 Legacy Project [St. Louis, MO] St. Louis Lambert International Airport (“the Airport”), owned and operated by the City of St. Louis, is seeking qualifications from artists and artist teams to create an original work of art for a highly visible two-story wall in the C-Concourse Checkpoint/Exit area of Terminal 1. The project coincides with the 100-year anniversary of aviation at the current Airport site.
Budget: $200,000 – Deadline: August 26, 2019
Charleston West Side Gateway Mural [Charleston, WV] This opportunity requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process. The City of Charleston Office of Public Art (COPA) and the Charleston Main Streets (CMS) is requesting qualifications from artists for the design and implementation of a mural on Charleston’s
Budget: $12,500 – Deadline: August 26, 2019
City Hall Atrium Project [Sugar Land, TX] The City of Sugar Land desires an atrium public art piece that will hang in City Hall’s double-vaulted atrium. This public art project will commemorate the City’s 60th Anniversary. This is a call for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process.
Budget: $82,200 – Deadline: August 27, 2019
Dublin Inner City Public Art Project, Three Art Opportunities [Dublin, IRL] Grangegorman Public Art invites artists and curators to apply for one of three art commission opportunities associated with three distinct building projects: Technological University Dublin West Quad; Technological University Dublin Central Quad; Residential Care Neighborhood.
Total Budget: €240,000 – Deadline: August 30, 2019
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department – Independence Division Station [Charlotte, NC] The Arts & Science Council is accepting qualifications from artists for an exterior free-standing sculpture at the upcoming Independence Division Police Station.
Budget: $80,750 – Deadline: August 30, 2019
University of Wisconsin – Falcon Sculpture [River Falls, WI] The University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) is seeking proposals for an outdoor sculpture of a falcon.
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline: August 31, 2019
Waitzer Hall at Eastern Virginia Medical School [Norfolk, VA] Eastern Virginia Medical School and the City of Norfolk, Virginia Public Art Program seek to commission an artist to design and create artwork for the new Waitzer Hall at Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Budget: $350,000 – Deadline: September 3, 2019
TEMPOart 2020 [Porland, ME] is seeking proposals for a temporary sculptural installation that investigates the theme of resilient ecologies centered on Haeckel’s original construction of “home” and “place.”
Budget: $25,000 – Deadline: September 5, 2019
Liberty Park Veterans Promenade Sculpture [Mooresville, NC] This opportunity requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process. The Town of Mooresville, North Carolina invites a professional artist or artist team to submit a proposal for a permanent display of exterior art – either existing or conceptual – to be placed on a new Veterans Promenade in Liberty Park in downtown Mooresville.
Budget: $75,000 – Deadline: September 6, 2019
U.S. Cellular Center Light Sculpture [Cedar Rapids, IA] The City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa is requesting proposals for a public art installation to be located in the Convention Center and U.S. Cellular Center Complex, in an enclosed glass room that protrudes over 1st Avenue NE, commonly referred to as “the Lantern.”
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline: September 5, 2019
A New View Camden [Camden, NJ] A New View Camden is accepting proposals for the design, fabrication, installation and removal of artwork to be created by artists with a track record that demonstrates their ability to work at a scale commensurate with outdoor sites. This is a call for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process.
Budget: $100,000 – Deadline: September 6, 2019
Oregon Art in Public Places Roster – The Oregon Arts Commission manages the Percent for Art in Public Places Program for the State of Oregon. The roster serves as a resource for percent for art selection panels to identify artists most suitable for specific projects. Selection panels have the option of using the roster either in combination with an open call or invitational or as the sole resource for identifying appropriate artists for a project.
Deadline: September 10, 2019
Southeast County Park Public Art [West County, NC] Wake County seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior art work to be placed at the new Southeast County Park.
Budget: $120,000 – Deadline: September 16, 2019
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Campus Redevelopment [Miami, FL] Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs request qualifications from professional artists and/or artist teams to commission integrated artworks for a new headquarters building and campus redevelopment.
Budget: $3,515,750 – Deadline: September 16, 2019
Pittsburgh International Airport [Pittsburgh, PA] Terminal Roadways and Bridges – Allegheny County Airport Authority is seeking an artist to collaborate with the team of engineers and architects designing terminal roadways and bridges on a series of concrete walls, columns, and other supports connecting the new parking garage and the new terminal at Pittsburgh International Airport.
Budget: $75,000 Design Fee (Phase 1 of Project) – Deadline: September 16, 2019
Law Enforcement Training Center [Raleigh, NC] The City of Raleigh invites artists and artist teams to submit qualifications to work as a public art consultant for the upcoming Law Enforcement Training Center.
Budget: $130,000 – Deadline: September 16, 2019
Montclair Center Mural Project [Monctlair, NJ] artCONNECTS is a placemaking public art project focusing on the commission and installation of four murals within downtown Montclair, NJ.
Total Budget: $36,000 – Deadline: September 16, 2019
Public Art for the Erma Hayman House [Boise, ID] Boise City invites public artists to apply for an opportunity to design and fabricate public artwork for a significant, historic and cultural site: the Erma Hayman House. The artwork must prominently feature Erma Hayman during her life spent in the River Street Neighborhood in downtown Boise.
Total Budget: $125,000 – Deadline: September 18, 2019
California Natural Resources Agency and California Health and Human Services [Sacramento, CA] This open call for artists offers four commission opportunities across two new build projects in Sacramento.
Total Budget: $960,000 – Deadline: September 20, 2019
Ithaca Moves [Ithaca, NY] Community Arts Partnership with support from the City of Ithaca are requesting qualifications
from professional artists to collaborate with the community to design a public art project celebrating Ithaca’s local bike culture.
Budget: $26,000 – Deadline: September 20, 2019
Civic Art Project Honoring Barbara Jordan [Houston, TX] The Civic Art Program of the City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (MOCA), requests the submission of qualifications from artists or artist-teams for consideration to design, fabricate, and install an outdoor artwork that will be a tribute to the life and legacy of educator and civic leader Barbara Jordan.
Budget: $235,000 – Deadline: September 23, 2019
Outdoor Sculpture Napa Senior Center [Napa, CA] The Napa Senior Center recently reopened to the public after 9 months of construction. The updated facility creates an opportunity for a permanent art installation. This art installation will be permanently installed outside, where it will be highly visable from both outside and inside the Senior Center. Only completed artworks are eligible.
Budget: $15,000 – Deadline: September 30, 2019
Science Museum of Virginia [Richmond, VA] The Museum, located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, USA is seeking requests for preliminary proposals from a qualified individual artist and/or artist teams to design an original, large-scale iconic exterior artwork reflecting the theme of science and the Museum’s mission. This project requires uncompensated completion of preliminary design(s) as part of the application process.
Budget: Up to $1M – Deadline: October 18, 2019
Ogden Honors College, Louisiana State University – Located at the French House, a landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this exterior sculptural project/ installation will serve as a beacon and a gathering place at the entryway to the Honors College>
Budget: $125,000 – Deadline: November 1, 2019