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Public Art Opportunities


Utah Public Art Program Opportunities

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OTHER PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITIES IN / NEAR UTAH

The Bountiful City Public Art Program seeks original outdoor artwork for Bountiful Historic Downtown. To be considered, artworks must be ready for installation; sketches for a proposed piece will not be considered. 
Budget: No set budget, artists are asked to price their own work - Deadline: June 30, 2022

The Town of Bennett, Colorado is interested in commissioning an artist or artist team to create a site-specific kinetic wind sculpture that will be prominently displayed at the Bennett Town Hall in the town's Civic Center Park. 
Budget: $70,000 - Deadline: July 8, 2022

Scottsdale Public Art is accepting qualifications from artists for a permanent public art opportunity located at the WestWorld Sports Complex in Scottsdale, Arizona. The artwork should represent the spirit of athleticism, sports, and the natural settings of this Scottsdale site.
Budget: $90,000 - Deadline: July 11, 2022

The City of Denver’s Public Art Program seeks to commission an artist or team of artists to create an original public artwork, or series of artworks, for the Larimer Bridge.
Budget: $55,000 - Deadline: July 12, 2022

⊗ The City of Las Vegas Office of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation, the Department of Operations and Maintenance and the Office of Ward 3 invites Artists to submit design proposals for a mural on a 28’ long x 14’ high wall prominently featured within the newly renovated East Las Vegas Community Center.
Budget: $10,000 - Deadline: July 14, 2022 at 10:00am PDT

The City of Las Vegas Office of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Department of Parks and Recreation, the Department of Operations and Maintenance and the Office of Ward 3 seeks to purchase multiple 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional artworks, to be permanently placed within the newly renovated East Las Vegas Community Center. 
Budget: $71,000 - Deadline: July 21, 2022 at 10:00am PDT

The City of Tucson, Arizona is seeking Artists and Artist teams to create public art in connection with Prop 407 park improvements for two City of Tucson parks, CSM Martin R. “Gunny” Barreras Memorial Park and Santa Rita Park. 
Budget: $72,602 - Deadline: August 1, 2022

Please note, projects marked with ⊗  indicates the artist(s) may be requested to supply uncompensated services to apply.

NATIONAL / INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITIES

Frostburg State University (FSU), in partnership with the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) seeks to commission an artist or artist team to create durable, unique, permanent public artwork for the new Education & Health Sciences Center (E&HSC). This project offers two artwork commission opportunities.
Budget: $210,000 - Deadline: June 29, 2022

Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council in partnership with Prince George's County Memorial Library System is seeking to commission a local artist to create an original wall art installation for the newly constructed Bladensburg Branch Library, Maryland.
Budget: $62,000 - Deadline: June 30, 2022

Prince George's Arts and Humanities Council in partnership with Prince George's County Memorial Library System is seeking to commission an artist/artist team to create an original sculpture for the newly constructed Bladensburg Library.
Budget: $62,000 - Deadline: June 30, 2022

The Community Arts Committee of the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation in partnership with the City of Manhattan is seeking a qualified artist or artist team to design, fabricate, and assist with the installation of original outdoor sculptures to be permanently installed in the area encompassing the Douglass Recreation Complex, 900 Yuma Street, Manhattan, Kansas.
Budget: $150,000 - Deadline: June 30, 2022

The Janesville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is excited ton announce their 2022 Call for Artists. For the third consecutive year, muralists will be part of the annual Art Infusion event that will take place on September 9, 10 and 11 in downtown Janesville, Wisconsin.
Budget: varies - Deadline: July 5, 2022

Downtown Oklahoma City Partnership (DOKC) and Midtown stakeholders seek an artist or artist team to design, fabricate, and install an original, free-standing, large-scale, site-specific artwork for a downtown roundabout. 
Budget: $200,000 - Deadline: July 8, 2022

4Culture, in partnership with King County Metro Transit, seeks a professional artist or artist team to develop a series of retaining wall treatments and small sculptures –unified by concept, scale, and (durable) media– for permanent installation at up to a dozen bus stations and adjacent points of interest along the new RapidRide I Line corridor, which will connect the King County, WA cities of Renton, Kent, and Auburn. 
Budget: $525,000 - Deadline: July 13, 2022

The City of DeKalb —on behalf of the City’s Citizens Community Enhancement Commission— is accepting proposals from qualified candidates who would like to participate in the City of DeKalb’s Public Mural Program.
Budget: $15,000 - Deadline: July 13, 2022

The Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation invites internationally and critically acclaimed artists to submit qualifications and proposals for The Erie Canal Bicentennial Public Art Installation at Canalside in the City of Buffalo, NY. ECHDC seeks artists who can demonstrate the ability to design and implement heritage-focused public art commissions.
Budget: $250,000 - Deadline: July 14, 2022 at 8:00pm EST

The West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority, with the support from the West Palm Beach Arts & Entertainment District, is requesting proposals from qualified vendors for public space activations and installations for an exciting opportunity in Downtown West Palm Beach.
Budget: $100,000 - Deadline: July 15, 2022 at 3:00pm EST

The Arts and Culture Department of Northampton is assembling a pool of artists interested in creating a large-scale, painted decorative mural important to the growth and culture of Northampton, Massachusetts. The mural is anticipated to be executed in October 2022.
Budget: $29,000 - Deadline: July 15, 2022

The City of Allen and the Allen Public Art Committee seek to commission site-specific artwork for the trail at the Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center that will engage citizens who utilize the trail. 
Budget: $200,000 - Deadline: July 17, 2022 at 5:00pm CST

PGH Art Park is seeking qualified visual artists, art teams, performers, musicians, volunteers and sculptors to submit Statement of Qualifications for the PGH Art Park. This work will be the largest mural in the history of Pittsburgh.
Budget: TBD - Deadline: July 17, 2022

The Art in Architecture (AIA) Program of the University of Illinois, Facilities & Services invites artists to submit images of available work to be considered for the permanent original public art at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Artists’ work may also be considered for custom or commissioned work. This call seeks artwork for the Freer Hall - Pool Infill Renovation in Urbana, Illinois.
Budget: $77,000 - Deadline: July 18, 2022

Metro Art in Los Angeles, CA invites visual artists and artist teams to submit their qualifications for an opportunity to design four original, site-responsive artworks for large-scale temporary banners to be affixed to sound barrier walls surrounding the Westwood/VA Hospital Station construction site, as part of a visual mitigation measure for the Westside Purple (D Line) Extension Project.
Budget: $55,000 - Deadline: July 20, 2022

Frederick Arts Council seeks proposals for a mural design to embellish the lobby of New Spire Sages, a state-of-the-art downtown black box performance venue in Frederick, MD.
Budget: $8,000 - Deadline: July 22, 2022

The Laura Patricia Calle Grant is partnering with the Edgewood Neighborhood in Atlanta to create a mural for the underpass at Dekalb Ave and Whitefoord Ave. The mural should inform and promote awareness on the subject(s) of social equality, feminism, immigrant rights, LGBTQIA+ rights, or cultural diversity.
Budget: $15,000 - Deadline: July 22, 2022

The City of Bangor, Maine requests proposals to create an original piece of art for installation on the Davis Brook Stack.
Budget: $10,000 - Deadline: July 27, 2022 at 2:00pm EST

Loudoun County Public Schools, with the Loudoun County School Board-appointed Douglass High School Commemorative Committee, seeks submissions for the design, creation, and placement of an outdoor sculpture for the front plaza of the Historic Douglass High School.
Budget: Set by Artist - Deadline: July 29, 2022 at 1:00pm EDT

The Norfolk Arts Commission, the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town program, and the Ohio Creek Watershed planning committee seek to commission an artist to design and create exterior artwork.
Budget: $135,000 - Deadline: July 31, 2022

St. Thomas the Apostle Episcopal Church seeks artist proposals for the commissioning of an outdoor, public memorial celebrating African-American contributions to the United States space program. The memorial installation will be permanently located on the church grounds in Nassau Bay, Texas.
Budget: $100,000 - Deadline: August 1, 2022 at 6:00pm CST

The Rotary Club of Kingsport, TN, in collaboration with the Kingsport Public Art Committee, Edens Investment, and Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is seeking qualifications from artists or art teams for the commission of a centennial sculpture to commemorate the every-day heroes of the community at the traffic circle currently in development for the Brickyard Village.
Budget: $48,500 - Deadline: August 8, 2022

Towson University (TU), in partnership with the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), seeks to commission artists or teams to create permanent public artwork for the new College of Health Professions (CHP) building. This commission is for a three-dimensional, sculptural, or landscape based artwork.
Budget: $355,000 - Deadline: August 15, 2022

Towson University (TU), in partnership with the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), seeks to commission artists or teams to create permanent public artwork for the new College of Health Professions (CHP) building. This commission is for a two-dimensional, or low relief artwork for the interior.
Budget: $190,000 - Deadline: August 15, 2022

The San Francisco Arts Commission invites artists and artist teams residing in the United States to submit qualifications for an artwork at San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s City Distribution Division. This is an opportunity to create a monumental artwork integrated into the North and West façades of the parking garage on the CDD’s new campus.
Budget: $1,859,500 - Deadline: August 26, 2022

The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) seek artist qualifications for the University of Rhode Island College of Arts and Sciences Fine Arts Center, Kingston Campus.
Budget: $360,000 - Deadline: September 1, 2022

48 Blocks Atlantic City includes a summer long citywide mural program inviting artists from all backgrounds, locations, and levels of experience to create art across the 48 blocks of Atlantic City, NJ. The program is offering small, medium, and large walls and will be selecting muralists from all levels of experience to participate.
Budget: $2,000 - Deadline: rolling

University Health and its Salud-Arte: Art of Healing Program strive to create and commission artworks that reflect aesthetic and technical quality and foster a welcoming, uplifting environment for healing. Procured art for the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in San Antonio, Texas will be an aesthetically pleasing focal point for patients, visitors, and staff alike. The artwork must consider the safety of the hospital’s visitors and should be easy to clean and maintain. 
Budget: $850,000 - Deadline: December 15, 2022

Please note, projects marked with ⊗  indicates the artist(s) may be requested to supply uncompensated services to apply.


 
 

Hannah Barrett
Public Art Coordinator
801.245.7271