St. Cloud Arts Commission

The St. Cloud Arts Commission is a citizen board appointed by the Mayor to advise the city on matters of arts and culture.  The Arts Commission is part of the Planning Department and oversees development and execution of the City's Community Cultural Arts Plan.

St. Cloud Placemaking Plan & Design Manual is now available.

Call to Artists: Research + Development

Application Deadline: Thursday, March 31, 2016

The St. Cloud Arts Commission is seeking artists residing in the greater St. Cloud area who are interested in learning more about creating art for the public realm by taking part in a hands-on public art research and development program.  Artists from all disciplines who have a current and active body of work, but little to no experience in public art, are encouraged to apply. 

Up to 6 artists will be selected for this pilot program.  Each of the artists selected will receive a $750 all inclusive stipend to conduct research and develop a public art proposal.

For program information, please see the complete Call to Artists: Public Art Research + Development Information (pdf)

 Artists will need to submit the following:
(please see the complete instructions available above)
Online Application Form
10 Work Samples with descriptions

This program is made possible by a grant from the Central Minnesota Arts Board through funding from the State of MN Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund.