Request for Qualifications: Department of Education Public Art Projects
The Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts has posted a call seeking artists to submit qualifications for consideration for several commissioned works of art project sites within the Department of Education.
This call is part of the Art in Public Places-Artists in Residence (APP-AIR) Program, which is a collaborative initiative between the Department of Education and the HSFCA. The program was established to implement an integrated visual arts in education program, while providing commissioned works of art in public schools.
Location: Various locations throughout the State of Hawai’i
Budget: $100,000 per project
Deadline to submit application: April 25, 2017 (11:59 PM Mountain Time)
The HSFCA urges visual artists to register with CaFÉ (callforentry.org), a website developed by the Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF) to facilitate calls for artists and artwork. The CaFÉ registration is free, secure, and offers access to visual arts opportunities nationwide.
The title of the call on CaFÉ is: 2017 APP HAWAII: Commissioned Works of Art for the Department of Education.
The site can be found at www.callforentry.org and provides information about CaFÉ, answers to FAQs, tech tips, image prep and a questions forum.
More examples of past APP-AIR projects include the following commissioned works of art: