Northeastern Illinois University

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $20000
  • Open Date: 9/30/13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Local "Chicagoland" media artist
  • Close Date: 11/4/13

Brief Description

Northeastern IIllinois University is seeking to commission a permanent artwork by a local Chicagoland artist to be installed in one of the major buildings on the main campus named after Lech Walesa, the former president of Poland. The University’s would like to commission a work of art to reflect and memorialize the difficult response and situation with respect to President Walesa’s comments made by Lech Walesa and the topic of homophobia.