Public Art

Fund for the Arts-supported "As If It Were Already Here" by Janet Echelman | Photo: Allie Fiske

Grants

For artists

  • Enable artists to create projects of all disciplines that take place in the public realm in the city of Boston and that integrate public participation into the artistic process and/or presentation.

For presenters

  • Creative City Community Partner grants are available for Boston-based community partners assisting with the implementation, artistic process, and/or presentation of a Creative City grantee’s project. Depending on the nature of the project, the lead artist may nominate a community partner for this grant based on needs of the project.
  • Funds nonprofit organizations for artist selection and implementation of new site specific works.

Programs

  • Creative City grants enable artists to create projects of all disciplines that take place in the public realm in the city of Boston and that integrate public participation into the artistic process and/or presentation.

  • Supports the field of public art through professional development, networking, and grantmaking.

  • Support the field of public art through workshops that include professional development and networking opportunities.