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Going Public – Public Art Foundations

Written By Amber Spry | Feb 23, 2024

Join us on Saturday, March 2, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., at Trailhead (500 S 8th St.) for an enlightening workshop to learn about Boise’s Public Art program and demystify the public art process. Dive into the artist call and discover what it takes to submit a compelling application. This is your chance to:

– Understand the essentials of artist calls with practical, real-life examples.
– Learn the nuts and bolts of crafting a standout public art proposal.
– Gain insights from experienced artists and participate in an interactive idea exchange.
– Engage with your peers during the open discussion on challenges and successes within the public art sphere.

Whether you’re taking your first step into the public art realm or looking to refine your approach, this session will equip you with actionable steps to enhance your career in public art.

*Admission is FREE*, but registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. The Public Art Foundations workshop is an in-person event. The session will be recorded and made available on YouTube.

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In our commitment to engaging everyone, the City of Boise is actively removing barriers to participation, including for our residents with disabilities and those who prefer a language other than English. If you need an accommodation to access City of Boise’s services, programs, or activities, please contact us at or 208-972-8500 (TTY 800-377-3529), preferably within 72 hours before to the event.

En nuestro compromiso por lograr la participación de todos, la Ciudad de Boise está eliminando activamente las barreras a la participación, incluso para nuestros residentes con discapacidades y aquellos que prefieren un idioma distinto del inglés. Si necesita una adaptación para acceder a los servicios, programas o actividades de la Ciudad de Boise, póngase en contacto con nosotros en o en el 208-972-8500 (TTY 800-377-3529) preferiblemente en las 72 horas previas al acontecimiento.

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