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Public Art Program 

Chandler Public Art

Since 1983, the Chandler Arts Commission has administered the city's Art in Public Places Program, commissioning and purchasing unique works of art for the enjoyment of Chandler residents and visitors.

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Funding for these public artworks has been made available through the City of Chandler's Percent for Art Ordinance. One percent of limited capital improvement projects, primarily new buildings and parks, is allocated for the acquisition, commission and installation of public art.

Many pieces of the collection are located in municipal buildings and on street corners. The Chandler Arts Commission is also dedicated to placing new installations in area parks and other public areas throughout the city. Take the Interactive Art Tour to see highlights of pieces in the Chandler collection.
For a current listing of artworks and their location, contact the Chandler Arts Commission at 480-782-2695, or download the City of Chandler Art Map (PDF). 

Calls to Artists:

In Flux

IN FLUX Cycle 7 partners invite Arizona artists across all disciplines to create temporary public artworks in a wide variety of locations to be announced following the artist selection process taking place in late spring 2017. Download the Request for Qualifications (PDF). The deadline is May 26.

Call for Digital Artists - Public Safety Digital Media Art Project

The City of Chandler has undertaken the design and development of a Public Safety Training Facility to be located at 3550 South Dobson Road in Chandler, Arizona. The facility will be designed to house the training programs for both the Chandler Police Department and the Chandler Fire Department. Download the Call for Artists (PDF). The deadline is 5 p.m., June 9, 2017.

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