Public Art

Call for Artists - A5 Portfolio #33 (December 2019)

A5 magazine wants to try and shine a light on some of the amazing artists working today. We are now taking entries for the December edition of the zine.

Brief: send us a large digital image of your work. Also send us any information you think is relevant. Any text needs to be kept brief as we get hundreds of submissions.

Deadline: 5th December 2019

Call for Proposals: 2020 Socrates Annual Fellowship

Information Sessions:
Session #1 – Monday, October 21, 2019 / 6:30–7:30pm / at Triangle Arts Association
Session #2 – Friday, November 1, 2019 / 4–5pm / at Socrates Sculpture Park, in Sticks

Application Deadline:
Monday, November 25, 2019 by 11:59pm

January 2020

April 2020 – September 2020

October 2020 – March 2021


‘Call and Response: Making Monuments Now’

In light of recent debates about monuments and some recent removals, Socrates asks artists to propose prototypes for new monuments for New York City for presentation beginning in the fall of 2020. Artists are invited to consider and respond to the following considerations and questions:

Call Out for Digital Ambassadors: Wave-Field Crewe & Salford

Wave-Field – outdoor digital art installation
OPEN CALL / DEADLINE: Sunday 27 October 2019

Cheshire East Council, SHIFT and QuaysCulture are delighted to announce this exciting opportunity for residents of Greater Manchester and Cheshire East.

Wave-Field is an internationally renowned artwork produced by Lateral Office and CS Design with soundscape by Mitchell Akiyama. As part of a UK tour, L4 will present their interactive seesaw installation Wave-Field in Crewe and Salford Quays. Created by an award-winning team, Wave-Field is a publicly-activated light and sound experience which has been exhibited worldwide. Wave-Field intends to make art accessible to all through the playful nature of the work.

Public Art for Downtown McCall, ID

Public Art for Downtown McCall, ID

Call to Artists

The City of McCall is seeking an artist or artist-team to engage the community in the design and creation of public artwork to complement the recent reconstruction of its downtown core.

Application Deadline for request for qualifications (RFQ):

Monday, November 25, 2019

Budget: $60,000

Project Intent: The City of McCall, in Idaho’s West Central Mountains, invites artists to apply for an opportunity to design and fabricate artwork to complement the recently-completed reconstruction of 2nd Street at the heart of the city’s downtown core.

Mail or deliver applications to:

City of McCall

Att: Downtown Public Art

216 E Park Street

McCall, Idaho 83638

Hurricane Maria Memorial Commission

Open Call for Proposals – Hurricane Maria Memorial Commission

Governor Cuomo welcomes artists, architects and designers to submit proposals for a memorial honoring the victims and survivors of Hurricane Maria.

We encourage conceptual, forward thinking ideas which reflect the complexity of the climate crisis and the resilience of the Puerto Rican Community. 

Important Dates:

  • Deadline to send questions to October 7
  • Answers to Questions Posted to October 11
  • Deadline for Submissions: October 28 before 11:59 pm EST. 

Sculpture Evergreen Annual Sculpture Walk

Sculpture Evergreen has established a program of art acquisition that will beautify public buildings and open spaces in Evergreen, CO, located in the foothills west of Denver. Our mission is to encourage the expression and appreciation of art through education and other public activities and programs. A critical component of Sculpture Evergreen's mission is the annual Sculpture Walk. This is a juried exhibition of up to 16 large sculptures suitable for OUTDOOR DISPLAY. These will be on display for one year, until June, 2021, with the possibility of a few being held over for an additional year (with artist's permission. An additional stipend will be paid).  Sculptures must arrive in Evergreen on Friday, June 5, 2020. Sculptures will be installed Saturday, June 6, 2020.


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