Public Art in Arlington

Art of Arlington

List of public art and slideshow

Public Art Strategic Plan

Art enhances public places and brings uniqueness and interest to our community. The City of Arlington supports the acquisition of art for public places.

Public Art Strategic Plan Document

Public Art Application

(August 2022) The City of Arlington is accepting applications from the public and organizations for public art projects. To be eligible for consideration in the 2023 budget cycle, your complete proposal must be received by the deadline. Please submit a separate application for each project requested for funding.  You may submit applications any time to be considered for the next funding cycle. 

Each proposal will be considered by the Public Art Committee for recommendation and Park, Arts and Recreation Commission (PARC). The committee shall have the authority to negotiate concerning the content of any applicant’s proposal. The review and award schedule is below.  

Application Open:   August 17, 2022
Application Due:  October 3, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Public Art Committee Review: October 2022
PARC Review:  October 2022
Notice to successful applicants: by December 31, 2022

Applicants are encouraged to read the City of Arlington Public Art Strategic Plan.

APPLICATION  Public Art Proposal Application 2023

Public Art in Arlington

Arlington Arts Council

The Arlington Arts Council facilitates the acquisition of the works. The Arlington Arts Council is a non-profit organization committed to bringing quality art experiences to the community of Arlington. Regular meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m., at Hadley Hall 18513 59th Avenue NE, Arlington. For more information about the Arlington Arts Council, contact Sarah Arney 360-435-3778.