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Current open calls for artists spring 2023

The office of the University Art Curator and Collections Manager, along with Student and University Affairs, present the following open calls for artists.

Creative Routes Bike Sharrow Redesign

The Boise State Department of Public Safety is calling for design entries for its program, Creative Routes, that seeks to combine sustainable transportation and student art. The final project will see the installation of 2, student-designed transportation symbols in high-traffic areas of campus. Symbols will be displayed on this road for up to 10 years. Each will be printed in thermoplastic and installed by the Department of Public Safety in cooperation with the artist. Entries may be submitted by all current students using their Boise State email address.

Student Union Art Fund Purchase

For 30 years, the Student Union Building has invested in a body of over 200 artworks as a steward of commissions, purchases, and gifts. This year, the Student Union Building Art Advisory Committee announces a call for visual artists to submit artwork to be acquisitioned to the collection and displayed in the Student Union Building. The Committee is seeking submissions from artists working in all media and all genre including, representational, non-representational, abstract, and conceptual works.