Oakland Public Art Workshop
CULTURAL STRATEGIST IN GOVERNMENT
The City of Oaklands Cultural Affairs Division and Cultural Strategist in Government Program for public art are excited to announce a series of free, informational workshops. Our mission is to educate Oakland based artists on the process of applying for and creating public art. Making city funded art projects more equitable and available to all Oakland artists. Artists that complete the full workshop series will be added into Oaklands pre-qualified pool of artist!
Sign Up Today
Register now for our introductory session on Thursday January 31st, hear the program overview, and decide if you
are committed to the full workshop series.
All Oakland based artists are welcome to attend, especially
artists from underserved communities.
Following workshop sessions will be monthly or bi-monthly, will run 90 min each, with guest speakers and professional support. Workshops will run through May 2023
San Leandro Utility Boxes
ARTIST CALL DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 25
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JAN 25
San Leandro Utility Box Art Program
This project is a public-private partnership between the City of San Leandro and ABG Art Group to provide
placement of art on traffic control boxes within the streets of San Leandro.
Any artist from Alameda County, with strong
preference given to San Leandro-based artists.
ABG Art Group is working on implementing a project
to place art on several utility boxes in the City of San
Please note this is a call for portfolios. Portfolios will be used to select artists for commission. If you are commissioned to design a box, a new timeline will be circulated relating to the approval and installment process.
Portfolios Accepted (via email) through January 15, 2023
If you are selected as an artist for this project you will be notified within 4 weeks of your submission.
Acceptance into the Portfolio does not guarantee a commission.