Austin Art in Public Places seeks a local artist or artist team to create an artwork that inspires imagination and represents the diverse cultures of the Georgian Acres Neighborhood Park community.
Artists who are at least 18 years old and live inWilliamson, Travis, Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Burnet, and Blanco counties are eligible. Artists familiar with the history and heritage of the Georgian Acres community and artists able to interact with the community in languages other than English are encouraged to apply.
A virtual Artist Information Meeting for this project was held on May 20, 2020. Information about the project was presented, followed by a Question & Answer session with meeting participants.
Watch a recording of the meeting here:
Georgian Acres Neighborhood Park AIPP Project: Virtual Artist Information Meeting Video
Artist fee $15,000
Interested in a career in public art? Through the LaunchPAD program, AIPP pairs established public artists with visual artists moving into the field of public art to gain expertise while providing services benefitting a public art project for the City.
(Image: LaunchPAD artist Christine Angelone at work on her project with New American Public Art.)