Call to Artists for 61 New Works of Public Art in Washington, DC

  • Deadline / Program Start: 2020-02-29
  • Organization: District of Columbia Government, Department of General Services, Percent for Art
  • Organization Type: Government
  • Career Type: Artist, Designer
  • Location: Washington, DC, MD
  • Primary Discipline: Visual Arts
  • Recurring: Array
  • URL: Link

Please click to apply online for 61 (yes, 61!) new works of public art for 7 new District of Columbia Government buildings in Washington, DC. Works include two and three-dimensional sculpture, murals, mixed-media, mosaics, graphics, glass, suspended, art furniture, and more. Why so many commissions? Our architects, agency clients and stakeholders have really appreciated the value that artists have brought to our building modernization program over the past six years and have increased the number of artworks in this year’s commissions. The new online application streamlines the application into one checklist. You should be able to complete the application in 15 minutes. We look forward to your submissions! Deadline is February 29, 2020. Art installations typically occur during the last two weeks of July and the first two weeks of August (with the exception of bronze cast and other materials that take longer to fabricate).