The deadline for submissions is: April 21, 2017 at 5:00 PM CDT
GUIDELINESBefore recommending approval of public artwork on City or other approved public property, the DeKalb Area Arts Council (DAAC) or selection committees will consider the following:
Artistic quality: The artist’s concept, vision and craftsmanship for the artwork are of strong artistic quality.
Site: The artwork and site are appropriate in scale, materials, form and content for the immediate, general, social, physicalenvironments with which they are to relate.
Public Safety: Each work shall be evaluated to ensure that it does not present a hazard to public safety.
Feasibility: Proposals will be evaluated relative to their feasibility and convincing evidence of the artist’s ability to successfully complete the work as proposed. Factors to be considered include, but are not limited to, project, budget, timeline, artist’s experience, soundness of materials and zoning/construction/design guidelines.
Duplication: Artists are required to warrant that artwork is unique and an edition of one or part of a limited edition, and to warrant artwork is not infringing on copyrighted materials.