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 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

  • Enables 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 artistic process and 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.