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National Opportunities

Texas Tech BUDGET: $185,000

Deadline: June 22nd

The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed outside phase II of the Centennial Village Housing Complex, located on the Angelo State University Campus, a member of the Texas Tech System, located in San Angelo, TX. Construction of the new facility will be completed by July 2018.

http://esbd.cpa.state.tx.us/bid_show.cfm?bidid=139787

Utah BUDGET: $40,500

Deadline: June 30th

Letters of interest and qualifications are requested from artists interested in creating art for the public area(s) of the new Department of Environmental Quality Technical Support Center in Salt Lake City, Utah

https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=3955

Dallas BUDGET: $81,488

Deadline: June 1st

Dallas, TX requests the submission of qualifications from artists for consideration to design, fabricate and install a free-standing, outdoor public artwork that will be a tribute to the life and work of Dallas artist Arthello Beck Jr. Arthello Beck, Dallas African-American artist, was born in Dallas on July 17, 1941. He was the first African American to own and operate an art gallery in Dallas.

http://dallasculture.org/categ…/public-art/call-for-artists/

New Mexico BUDGET: $225,000

Deadline: June 2nd

The Asian American Monument Committee of New Mexico requests artists or artists’ teams to submit qualifications for designing a public art sculpture in honor of the landmark civil rights ruling from Territory v Yee Shun (1882).

https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4281

Valley Metro

Deadline: June 28th

Valley Metro is looking for fourteen experienced artists for the South Central Extension Light Rail Project.  Each artist will be tasked with designing and creating artwork for a light rail facility

https://valleymetro.procureware.com/home

CO BUDGET: $72,000

Deadline: July 7th

Aurora, Colorado] is seeking an artist to complete an exterior sculptural commission for this unique residential community located within southeastern Aurora. The name “Conservatory” references the nearby Plains Conservation Center and signifies that wildlife and nature are a focus of this community. Birdwatching, hiking, and bike rides are among the outdoor activities commonly enjoyed by the residents in this area.

https://www.auroragov.org/things_to_do/arts/art_in_public_places/call_for_entries/

Des Moines BUDGET:$2,000

Deadline: May 30th

The Greater Des Moines Public Art Foundation invites artists to submit qualifications to be considered for a commission to create a unique design to fully wrap around the surface of a large transit bus or recycling truck.

https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4395