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Art in Public Places

 Visual Arts Newsletters

Current Competitions

From time to time, Art in Public Places solicits proposals and qualifications from artists to submit for projects. Check back here to find out what art projects are currently being promoted and sign up for the mailing list to get “Artist Opportunities” notifications.

The City of Fort Collins Art in Public Places Program, in cooperation with community partners Bohemian Foundation and Downtown Development Authority, seek to involve local artists/teams by commissioning them to work with the Pianos About Town Project team to paint murals or otherwise artistically decorate working pianos. The artists/teams are required to develop and submit a visual concept for the mural to be painted or decoration to be added to a functioning piano.

Deadline February 12, 2018: Download the RFP for more information

The City of Fort Collins Art in Public Places Program is requesting designs from artists aged 3 to 18 years old. The drawings will be sandblasted into 16" × 16" granite pavers and incorporated into the City’s streetscape.

Deadline March 2, 2018: Download the RFP for more information

The City of Fort Collins Art in Public Places Program seeks to commission multiple artists/teams to work with the Project Team to develop concepts for murals to be painted on transformer cabinets located in Fort Collins, Colorado. The murals are intended to help mitigate graffiti, as well as create artful objects within the public sites.

Deadline April 9, 2018: Download the RFQ for more information