City of Galveston Cultural Arts Commission 2024-2025 Call for Proposals for Public Art

  • Commissioning Entity

    City of Galveston Cultural Arts Commission

  • Application Open Date


  • Application Deadline Date


  • Minimum Budget


  • Maximum Budget


  • Location of Commission

    Galveston, Texas, United States

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty


  • Contact Name

    Antoinette Lynch

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

  • Commission Document

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  • Brief Description

    City of Galveston Cultural Arts Commission seeks proposals for public art in the City of Galveston. Projects must be completed by the end of the fiscal 2024-2025 year (September 30, 2025)

    What Projects can be Funded?

    ➢ The Galveston Cultural Arts Commission will recommend to City Council financial support for public art projects in the City of Galveston. Public Art projects include any artworks that exist in the public sphere and are readily accessible to the public. Projects can be Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performing Arts, or Media Arts. Funding is available to individual artists, collectives, and organizations.

    ➢ The public component of the project must be located in the City of Galveston. There are no Residency restrictions, but City of Galveston residents are encouraged to apply.

    What Types of Projects is the Galveston Cultural Arts Commission seeking?

    ➢ One (1) project for up to $70,000.00, within a City Park or City owned property. Final placement will be determined with input from the Cultural Arts Commission and City of Galveston Parks and Recreation Department, with final approval by City Council.

    ➢ One (1) or more projects for up to $30,000.00 total, located anywhere within the City of Galveston limits.

    Please see the commission portal link for full opportunity info and submission instructions.