Apply for a Public Art Boost: Call to Arts Organizations for Proposals

CITY OF VANCOUVER
CALL TO ARTS ORGANIZATIONS FOR PROPOSALS
PUBLIC ART BOOST

Deadline: 4:00 pm PST, February 22nd, 2017

PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITY
The City of Vancouver invites proposals from professional arts organizations that are currently working on new public art projects or to boost capacity to commission new artworks for existing projects that can be completed by end of 2018.

As part of the City of Vancouver’s Public Art Boost, a special fund allocated by City Council for 2016-2018, funding is available for significant public art projects taking place over the next two years.  This funding, which complements the expansion of the Public Art Community Grant program, is intended for professional arts organizations that are producing art in public places.

The Public Art Boost is intended to enable exceptional projects to have a significant impact, through increasing the number of artist commissions, expanding to multiple locations, reaching out to diverse audiences from across the city, or otherwise increasing the capacity or impact of the project.

MORE INFORMATION: public-art-boost-call-to-arts-organizations-for-proposals (PDF)

Organizations intending to apply must first contact staff to confirm eligibility:

Marcia Belluce
marcia.belluce@vancouver.ca
604-871-6875

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