Colorado Public Art News
|Red Rocks Community College Health Sciences Campus: Arvada, Colorado
Open to Colorado artists only.
Qualifications are requested from artists and/or artist teams interested in creating site-specific public artwork(s) for the new Health Professions & Science Building on Red Rocks Community College’s (RRCC) campus in Arvada, Colorado. This construction project is a renovation project to build a new Health Professions and Science Building on Red Rocks Community College’s Arvada campus. The project is slated to be completed by August 2016.
Please contact Ruth Bruno at email@example.com with any questions.
|Public Art Opportunities:
Around the State
Art on the Move 2016-2017: Longmont, Colorado
Open to Colorado artists only.
Link to more information on the submission process here.
The Longmont Art in Public Places Commission is currently seeking submissions from Colorado artists who have work available to be installed and on display from June 2016-June 2017. Artwork must be durable and able to withstand all weather conditions. All media will be considered; however, all work submitted for review must adhere to the space criteria as the available pedestals are of set sizes.
For more information, please visit the website above or contact Lauren Greenfield at
Lincoln Corridor Project: Fort Collins, Colorado
Deadline: January 22, 2016
The City of Fort Collins, Colorado, Art in Public Places Program (APP) is seeking submissions to select an artist/artist team to design concepts for the Lincoln Corridor Project, which includes Lincoln Avenue from the Poudre Bridge to Lemay Avenue. The Lincoln Corridor is a critical connection to Downtown Fort Collins, the Poudre River Trail, and the eastern side of the community. All media appropriate to the project will be considered.
For more information, please contact Liz Good at firstname.lastname@example.org.
| 2nd Annual West Colfax MuralFest:
Budget: $1,000 – 7,500
Deadline: January 25, 2016
Link to more information here.
MuralFest 2016 will showcase 5+ murals at Lamar Station Plaza (6501 W Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80214) and Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design (1600 Pierce Street). As part of the West Colfax MuralFest, artists will design, paint, and seal a mural on an assigned surface as described in the Call for Muralists.
For more information, please reference the RFQ, linked above, or contact Bill Marino at email@example.com.
18th Annual Art on the Streets:
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Deadline: February 16, 2016
Link to online application here.
Selected artwork for the Art on the Streets exhibit will be installed throughout the 40-square-block downtown district, with the majority of works clustered in the busiest 10 to 15 block core. Artists are chosen for inclusion through a jury process in which artistic quality serves as the primary criteria. Art on the Streets is managed as a program of Downtown Colorado Springs, through Downtown Ventures.
For more information, please contact Lara Holman Garritano at Lara@downtowncs.com.