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 Michael.Chavez@denvergov.org 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 Michael.Chavez@denvergov.org.