Arts at UNCW

Call for Artists: Honoring Indigenous Peoples

The University of North Carolina Wilmington is seeking proposals from independent artist(s) to create an Indigenous-centered artwork for public display on our campus. Proposals should educate as well as showcase artistic excellence and be appropriate for viewing by citizens of all ages. Proposals should include celebratory and restorative aspects of the Indigenous community. The artist fee is $15,000.

  • About UNCW
  • Public Art Program Background
  • Honoring Indigenous Peoples
  • Project Criteria
  • Project Timeline
  • Submission Information

Please submit all project materials via this form by the extended deadline of Friday, December 3, 2021, at 5:00 pm.  
Direct questions to Fidias Reyes, Director of Arts Engagement, at

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