Artist Opportunities

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Emerging Local Artist Public Art Opportunity

Please email any questions or comments to Debby Coles-Dobay, Public Art Manager

OPPORTUNITY

The City of Boynton Beach Art in Public Places is announcing opportunities for emerging local or mid-career artists to team up with accomplished public artists to create and integrate public art in the City’s Town Square redevelopment project.

Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee and approved by the City’s Arts Commission. Artist(s) will then be paired with a public artist selected by artists calls for the following projects:

1.     Iconic interactive public art at the new City Hall/Library Plaza
2.    iWord public art at new City Hall/Library building (windows, patio, columns) requires community sessions
3.    Public Art integrated into the new Police Station Plaza that connects it to the community
4.    Public Art that that connects the new Fire Station with the community

TO QUALIFY...

Qualifying applicants will be selected using the following criteria:

  •  Artists must have already applied and been accepted into the Emerging Artist Program that closed July 27, 2018
  • Strength of artistic/creative vision based on past works,
  • Expressed interest in becoming a public artist; and
  •  Authenticity as evidenced in application essay questions.

Projects and artist pairings are subject to change based on the discretion of the City of Boynton Beach Art in Public Places and its Arts Commission Advisory Board.

Click here to see our latest Call to Emerging Artists