Bloomberg Challenge

Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge

Supporting innovative temporary public art projects that enhance the quality of life in cities.

Request for Proposal to represent the City of Newark

The Newark Arts Council and The Mayor’s Office of Arts, Cultural Development and Tourism in the City of Newark are constantly in search of opportunities to enrich the lives of Newark residents.  The Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge represents a wonderful opportunity for the City of Newark.  Each city may enter only one application, which must be submitted by the Mayor and represent a collaboration between the City and an artist and/or arts organization. At least three cities will receive up to $1 million each over two years to support temporary art projects. More information can be found here.

Click here to download the full RFP.

Click here to download a budget template.

Deadline to submit: Tuesday, November 18th by 5 PM