in 1985, The City of Missoula Public
Art Committee
endeavors to develop a
collection of public art that is of the highest quality, that encompasses a
broad aesthetic range reflecting the City and the minds of its citizens,
improves the quality of life in the area, accessible to all individuals, and is
a source of pride to all residents. We sincerely welcome your submissions to our art calls!

NOTE:  Applications will not be complete UNTIL:

  1.  The entry information is complete prior to


The City of Missoula Public Art Committee invites artists residing in The United States to apply for a public art project located throughout Missoula.


The Missoula Public Art Committee is designated to review, advocate, and develop public art projects in the City of Missoula.  Since 1985, it strives to develop a formal structure in which to create, develop, and maintain public art as well as further public accessibility to the arts.

All applicants are eligible regardless of race, color, religion, creed, political ideas, sex, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, national origin, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. If you are unsure about eligibility, contact the City of Missoula before applying.

The City of Missoula Public Art Committee reserves the right at any time to supplement, amend or otherwise modify this solicitation and to request additional or supplemental information or proposals from any or all participating artists. In addition, the City reserves the right to accept or reject, at any time prior to the commissioning of a work, any or all proposals or any part thereof submitted in connection with this solicitation; to waive any defect or technicality; and to advertise for new proposals where the acceptance, rejection waiver, or advertisement would be in the best interests of the City.  The City also reserves the right to negotiate unacceptable provisions incorporated within an otherwise acceptable proposal.  A proposal that is incomplete, unclear, conditional, or which contains irregularities of any kind, may be rejected without evaluation.

Failure to comply with proposal requirements described in the prospectus will constitute an invalid application. 

City of Missoula Public Art Committee