Greater City Providence

Providence Art Windows Seeks Proposals for 2009 Season


Painting by Brenda Wilkinson from Providence Art Windows


Providence Art Windows is seeking art and art installation proposals for 10 windows in Downtown Providence for the 2009 season. Site-specific is preferred, pre-existing accepted; 2D or 3D. Some spaces are raw, and others are located within established businesses. Site visits encouraged before proposal is written.

Jury includes Diana Gaston, Associate Curator, Fidelity Investments. First round will begin 03/15/09, and others to be determined.

Deadline: postmarked 12/12/08. $100 stipend available. Send 8-10 jpegs on disk (if video, 3 min. max on dvd), printed 1 page proposal, image list and resume, and SASE to: Rebecca Siemering, PAW Director, 545 Pawtucket Avenue, Box 206, Pawtucket, RI, 02860. No email entries. (Images must be in standard JPEG (.jpg) format, and should be no more than 800 KB in size. Images should be roughly 600 x 900 pixels. No Power Point presentations accepted. Note that this work is on view to the public 24 hrs a day, so think accordingly when submitting your proposal. Questions? Email Rebecca Siemering

Jef Nickerson

Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.

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