Seattle Office of Arts and Culture
Application deadline: 12/12/2018, 10:59 PM

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) and the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) are seeking an artist/artist team to create a permanent artwork that honors the history and current experience of the Black, African American community in the Central Area (Central District) through the idea that water connects us to history, place, and our freedom. The artist/artist team will work with ARTS, SPU, SDOT, and the community engagement team to develop a design for a two-dimensional artwork that will be reproduced by ARTS from high quality digital files into permanent, durable materials.

  • Budget: $20,000 to design an artwork and to work with ARTS
  • Eligibility: This call is open to professional artists who are residents of Washington State. Artists who apply for this call must explain their connection to Seattle’s Central Area neighborhood.

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