Guidelines & Policies

Applying for Commissions

If you are an artist seeking a commission to create a piece of public art in Denver, we want to hear from you. Please email for information on program guidelines, selection processes and deaccession and relocation guidelines.

If you would like to apply for a commission, create an account on CafE (Call for Entry). 

Please view our Denver Public Art Opportunities page for current open calls.

Public Art Program Guidelines for City Managers

Denver Arts & Venues oversees the Public Art Program and guides all activities. If you are a Capital Improvement Project Manager or City and County of Denver employee with questions on public art procedures, or you have questions about the Denver Public Art process, please email