Public Art

85th Anniversary Mural

Raleigh

The North Carolina Council of Churches will celebrate its 85th Anniversary in 2020.The Council will commission an 85th Anniversary Mural to highlight the impact and scope of the Council’s work throughout North Carolina. 

Contact Name : 
Michelle Peedin
Contact Title: 
Program Associate
Contact Email: 
michelle@ncchurches.org
Phone Number: 
(919) 828-6501

Site-Specific Artwork for Southeast County Park

Willow Spring

Wake County seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior art work to be placed at the new Southeast County Park. The project budget is $120,000, including design and construction. 

Deadline: 
Monday, September 16, 2019
Contact Name : 
Eric Staehle
Contact Title: 
Senior Facilities Project Manager
Contact Email: 
eric.staehle@wakegov.com
Phone Number: 
(919) 856-6369
Full Address: 
County of Wake Facilities Design & Construction Wake County Office Building, 11th Floor P.O. Box 550, Raleigh, NC 27602

Public Art from Recycled Road Signs and Signals

Raleigh

The City of Raleigh Department of Transportation is seeking artists or artist teams to submit qualifications to create artwork from recycled roadway signs and signals.Three semi-finalists will be selected to create a proposal (with concept sketch and rough dimensions) for $250 each. The selected finalist will be paid $5000 to fabricate and install their final design. Artists are encouraged to submit proposals that effectively utilize the long hallway space and create vibrancy. 

Deadline: 
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Contact Name : 
Kelly McChesney
Contact Title: 
Public Art Director for the Office of Raleigh Arts
Contact Email: 
kelly.mcchesney@raleighnc.gov
Phone Number: 
(919) 996-5657

Public Art Consultant

Raleigh

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. Applicants should have knowledge of and interest in incorporating archival objects and other memorabilia into public artwork through storytelling, installations, and/or exhibitions.

Deadline: 
Monday, September 16, 2019
Contact Name : 
Kelly McChesney
Contact Title: 
Public Art Director for the Office of Raleigh Arts
Contact Email: 
kelly.mcchesney@raleighnc.gov
Phone Number: 
(919) 996-5657

Midwest Sculpture Initiative

Blissfield, MI

Accepting submissions for the Midwest Sculpture Initiative's Call for Entries for 2019-20 Fall Series of Outdoor Sculpture Exhibits.

Deadline: 
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Contact Email: 
msisculpture@netzero.net
Phone Number: 
517-486-4591

Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

Ocala, FL

The City of Ocala Cultural Arts Office is placing a call for entries for the 5th Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Competition. Ten works will be selected for a two year outdoor exhibition in Tuscawilla Park. Entry fee, application required, cash awards.

Deadline: 
Friday, August 30, 2019

Mural for the Town of Tarboro

Tarboro

The Tarboro Development Corporation, an affiliate of the North Carolina Main Street Program, requests proposals from artists interested in creating a commissioned public art mural in Tarboro. This project is one of several initiatives intended to create a welcoming environment and enrich the downtown Tarboro experience for community members and visitors. The project budget is $10,000.00 for one mural by an artist or team of collaborative artists. Details.

Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Contact Name : 
Megan Funk
Contact Title: 
Design Committee Chairman
Contact Email: 
mfunk@chg-inc.com
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