Public Art Portable Works Purchase: Fresh Perspectives II – Seattle, WA

  • Commissioning Entity: The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU)
  • Budget: $100000
  • Open Date: 06/13/2019
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 07/05/2019

Brief Description

Artists working with a colorful palette are encouraged to apply. The artwork must be available for purchase. Purchases will be chosen by a panel who are charged with selecting artwork that reflects diversity of expression. The call is open to professional artists residing in Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, Montana, Idaho, and Alaska. Two-dimensional media and wall hanging sculpture will be considered for purchase. Maximum measurements for work is 48 x 48 x 5 inches and should not weigh more than 50 pounds. Artwork not conforming to these dimensions may be disqualified. The artwork will enter a rotating portable works collection and objects may need to be moved by one person. Artists may submit up to four images of available work. Artists from outside the Seattle area must include shipping costs for each artwork (as a separate line item) on the image description form.

  • Contact Name: Blake Haygood
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (206) 784-7132