Artists will be chosen by a Review Panel including artists, art professionals, and other stakeholders who know the Philadelphia art community well. Applications will be evaluated in their entirety. No one factor will determine the selection of an Applicant. We encourage applicants of all backgrounds and experience levels to apply. Criteria will guide the Review Panel to determine which applications are the most appropriate, thoughtful, and artistically excellent.

Evaluation criteria will include but not be limited to:

  • Quality and creativity of the idea
  • Relationship of the idea to the community, especially how it serves to activate or enhance public space
  • Representation of a broad variety of media


Answers to all questions that were submitted by 5pm, July 29, 2020 are in the following file: