Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

  • Commissioning Entity

  • Application Open Date

    01/12/2015

  • Application Deadline Date

    06/17/2015

  • Minimum Budget

    $7500

  • Maximum Budget

    $15000

  • Location of Commission:

    PA, United States, Philadelphia

  • Geographic Eligibilty

  • Contact Name

  • Contact Email

  • Contact Phone

  • Commission Document

    Document not uploaded

  • Brief Description

    Our standard artist project guidelines and budgets (maximum $7,500 funding per project) remain unchanged for the 2016 cycle. We welcome work that addresses Eastern State Penitentiary’s complex history or architecture, the criminal justice system, and any subject that makes an emotional or intellectual connection to Eastern State Penitentiary or the American criminal justice system today. Two Standard projects will be awarded, maximum. Prisons in the Age of Mass Incarceration: $15,000 Max We