RFP: NJ Climate Resilience Public Art Projects

  • Commissioning Entity: New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts
  • Budget: $7000
  • Open Date: 2021-02-21
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-03-08

Brief Description

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts are pleased to present this call for artists as part of the Coastal Risk Communications Campaign. This exciting opportunity is open for submissions from professional artists, over the age of 18, who are current residents of the State of New Jersey, or who live within 100 miles of the New Jersey state border.

This project seeks to engage 4 artists, or artist teams, to create original, site-specific artwork and related community engagement(s) that address the theme of climate resilience and coastal flooding, particularly as related to coastal communities in New Jersey. Selected artists will be paired with NJ Community Based Organizations (CBOs) in coastal areas to plan, implement, document, promote and share the artists’ work with the community.