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Current Competitions#

Center For Creativity Community Exhibit#

The City of Fort Collins Cultural Services Department invites the Fort Collins creative community to submit artwork featuring FACES and PLACES of FORT COLLINS to be included in the opening art gallery exhibit at the newly renovated Center for Creativity at 200 Mathews St. July 27–August 22, 2024. This call is open to artists who live or work in the Fort Collins Growth Management Area ( Artwork drop off June 27 and 29.

Learn how to participate


The City of Fort Collins Art in Public Places Program (APP) is seeking submissions to create a list of approved artists/teams who can work as Design Consultants during the design phase for City of Fort Collins capital projects. APP selects artists for projects through open calls and by using artists from this pre-approved list of artists. This project is open to artists/teams within a 250-mile radius from the City of Fort Collins, CO. The APP program will use this list of artists for approximately two years. If you were accepted in 2023, you don’t need to reapply until 2025.  Deadline EXTENDED: July 1, 2024 by 5:00 pm.

Request for Qualifications


The City of Fort Collins is accepting submissions for artworks to hang in the City Hall Lobby, Conference Room, and City Attorney's Office. Submissions are reviewed quarterly and artwork is replaced every four to six months. Selected artists receive a $70-$100 honorarium for exhibiting their work with the City.

This call is open to artists living within the City of Fort Collins Growth Management Area. To see if you qualify, check the Growth Management Area boundary map.

You will be asked to submit your contact info, a short artists statement and artist bio, and 4-6 photos of your artwork. If you have any questions, please direct them to Liz Good, Visual Arts Coordinator, at

NO DEADLINE: Submissions are considered on an ongoing basis.

Application Form