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National Opportunities

Kettering BUDGET: $15,000

Deadline: June 30th

ArtLocal Public Art Project
Creating Collaborative Public Art in Kettering Neighborhoods
Kettering, Ohio

King County Budgets: $190,000, $100,000, $80,000, and $40,000

Deadline: July 27th

4Culture and King County’s Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) want to commission four Associate Artists to create intrigue and stimulate curiosity, raise awareness, and foster an emotional connection to the largely invisible Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) system and make its importance resonate at a city-wide scale. Artists from all disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Utah BUDGET: $40,500

Deadline: June 30th

Letters of interest and qualifications are requested from artists interested in creating art for the public area(s) of the new Department of Environmental Quality Technical Support Center in Salt Lake City, Utah

Ocala Sculpture Call BUDGET: $24,000

Deadline: September 30th

The City of Ocala in partnership with the Appleton Museum of Art, Fine Arts For Ocala, and Marion Cultural Alliance is accepting submissions from artists working in North America to participate in the Fourth Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition. Ten works will be selected for a 20-month exhibition (February 12, 2018 – September 16, 2019) at Tuscawilla Park in Ocala, FL. Best of Show, Second Place, Honorable Mention, and People’s Choice awards will be selected.

Minnesota BUDGET: $155,415

Deadline: June 29th

The Minnesota State Arts Board, on behalf of the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, requests proposals from working, professional artists or artist-led teams for permanent, site-specific artwork at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Minneapolis, Minnesota. If you have an interest in serving those who have served, please consider submitting qualifications to this opportunity.  $5,000 finalist design proposal contract.

Valley Metro

Deadline: June 28th

Valley Metro is looking for fourteen experienced artists for the South Central Extension Light Rail Project.  Each artist will be tasked with designing and creating artwork for a light rail facility

CO BUDGET: $72,000

Deadline: July 7th

Aurora, Colorado] is seeking an artist to complete an exterior sculptural commission for this unique residential community located within southeastern Aurora. The name “Conservatory” references the nearby Plains Conservation Center and signifies that wildlife and nature are a focus of this community. Birdwatching, hiking, and bike rides are among the outdoor activities commonly enjoyed by the residents in this area.