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Drake Community Library, IA / Library Art Installation / Call for Artists

Submission fee

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The Art Advisory Committee of Drake Community Library, the public library in Grinnell, Iowa, is issuing a Request for Qualifications from artists to design, fabricate and install a piece of public art in a large and highly visible space in the library. A project budget of $17,000 is available to create an original and eye-catching permanent installation. Learn more and apply at

To submit qualifications

Email a single PDF including the following information to and
•Contact information (name, mailing address, phone number(s), and email address)
•Resume (two page max)
•A single paragraph biography.
•Six to eight images of your artwork. Include the title, medium, date, size, and a description of each piece. All mediums are welcome.
•Use last name when saving the PDF (e.g., lastname_RFQ.pdf)

Submissions must be received by 2/28/18.

Eligible media

All Disciplines, Artists with Disabilities, Arts-Related, Craft, Dance, Design, Emerging Fields & Cross-Disciplinary, Film/Media Arts, Folk/Traditional Arts, Literary Arts, Multidisciplinary Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Public Art, Theater, Visual Arts, Non-Profit Orgs.