Call for ILLINOIS Artists: Chicago Veterans Home Purchases

  • Commissioning Entity: Illinois Art-in-Architecture Program
  • Budget: $36000
  • Open Date: 05/04/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 05/28/2021

Brief Description

These purchases are open to all professional artists, artisans, or artist-led teams that live and work in the state of Illinois.
The Committee is seeking to purchase interior artwork to be placed in focal areas in the public places throughout the facility. Final location of the artwork will be decided by Veterans Home staff. Veterans Home staff will also hang the pieces.
Type of media for this project is open and includes two-dimensional media such as painting, drawing, photography, textiles, and small-scale three-dimensional pieces suitable for hanging.
The artwork must speak to the Veterans Home residents, their families, and visitors and all types of two-dimensional artwork is welcome. Themes of special interest are
• nature,
• Chicago and Chicagoland,
• military service, and
• home.
The work must be framed and ready to hang on a wall

  • Contact Name: Art-in-Architecture Coordinator
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: 2174947271