RFP: Artist Response Program – Chicago

  • Commissioning Entity: Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE)
  • Budget: $100000
  • Open Date: 2021-01-18
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-02-05

Brief Description

Through the Artist Response Program DCASE will award 5-10 direct grants from $50,000 – $100,000 to individual artists to implement ambitious projects which address the current moment through a range of creative approaches.

Artist projects can be anything from a physical artwork, to the transformation/repurposing of spaces or objects, to a happening or cultural event, focused on any artistic discipline including architecture, culinary arts, curatorial arts, dance, design, film, literary arts, media arts, music, performance art, photography, public art, social practice, theater, or visual arts.