National Opportunities

If you’re a local artist seeking public art opportunities outside of the area or across the country, you can always look here.

Orlando, FL

Budget:

$34,500

Medium:

public park artwork


Location:

Orlando, Florida, USA


Deadline:

04.24.2020


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The Orange County Public Art Review Board seeks one or more artist(s) or artists’ team(s) to develop artwork for a new public park that will be easy to maintain and durable. The art and materials used need to be very low maintenance, and able to withstand the elements. The park will be unmanned. The park and artwork will not be lit at night. No electricity is available to the artwork.

Paint a mural in Va. Beach

Budget:

$18,000

Medium:

underpass mural


Location:

shore drive Virginia Beach


Deadline:

05.01.2020


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In collaboration with the Bayfront Advisory Commission and partnering City departments, they’ve identified a new gateway mural opportunity to welcome visitors to Chesapeake Bay communities and beaches. Looking to engage an artist or artist-led team to create large-scale murals on the 12 columns and headers on both sides of the Shore Drive underpass at Route 13.

PA

Budget:

$15,000

Medium:

any


Location:

Allentown, PA, USA


Deadline:

04.13.2020


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In Allentown Vision 2030, The City of Allentown’s recently completed comprehensive and economic plan, public investment in the arts has been identified as a way to highlight the city’s diversity and create a more welcoming and unified city. To that end, Allentown has initiated a multi‐year public art effort to create works of art across the city of Allentown, with this being the inaugural project in that effort.

The work of art may take the form of mural, lighting, low‐relief sculpture or other appropriate forms of art (or a combination of these), and is open to artists with the demonstrated capacity to create a fully‐realized work of art in any of those forms.

Odessa Arts

Budget:

$300,000

Medium:

Create artwork to serve as a public memorial


Location:

Odessa, TX, USA


Deadline:

05.15.2020


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Odessa Arts, in conjunction with the City of Odessa invites professional artists
or artist teams to submit qualifications to design and fabricate a significant piece as a public
memorial to honor the victims and first responders affected by the mass shooting in Odessa,
TX on 8/31/19. This piece will be an addition to the City of Odessa’s public art collection.

Utah

Budget:

$410,000

Medium:

Site specific


Location:

Utah, USA


Deadline:

04.10.2020


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Utah Public Art – Weber State University Engineering, Applied Science and Technology
Utah Public Art Program
Request for qualifications from interested artists or artist teams to create site-specific artwork(s) for the new Weber State Noorda Engineering, Applied Science & Technology Building in Ogden, UT

Colorado

Budget:

$1,000,000

Medium:

sculpture


Location:

university of colorado


Deadline:

04.03.2020


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Qualifications are requested from artists interested in creating a public sculpture for the new Benson Terrace on the University of Colorado Denver’s campus in downtown Denver, Colorado.

Seeking a Design Team Artist for the NEON DISTRICT

Budget:

$35,000

Medium:

any


Location:

Neon District, Norfolk, VA, USA


Deadline:

04.02.2020


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The Norfolk Public Art Commission and the NEON Arts District Planning Committee seek to commission an artist to work with engineers and other design professionals on the streetscape improvement plan.

LOCATION/CONTEXT: The NEON Arts District in Norfolk, Virginia is Norfolk’s first official arts district and is home to a wave of passion and creativity in downtown. The NEON draws from the neighborhood’s history with the automobile industry as it moves into a new and vibrant future. You can experience theater, opera, glass blowing and international exhibitions within the Districts’ boundaries at the well-known Chrysler Museum, Harrison Opera House, The Pushers improv comedy group, and Hurrah Players technical theater school. Busking, night life, street activity, food trucks and more are all part of the NEON experience. You will find an electric mix of people, artists and organizations added to the existing gun shop, furniture store, tattoo parlor and 90-year-old haberdasher. Biking, cafes, markets, retail and other small businesses–both permanent and pop-up–are encouraged. The District has become a vibrant, 24/7 place where the diverse people from all areas of Norfolk live, create and play.

SEE FULL PROSPECTUS:
Prospectus NEON design team

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Colorado

Budget:

$100,000

Medium:

public sculpture


Location:

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA


Deadline:

04.03.2020


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University of Colorado Benson Terrace [Denver, CO] As part of the terrace’s new design, CU Denver is looking for artist interested in creating a public sculpture for the new Benson Terrace on the University of Colorado Denver’s campus in downtown Denver, Colorado.

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