Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2017 season of site-specific artist installations. We’re again offering two funding levels: $7,500 per standard project, and $15,000 per Criminal Justice Today project.
The deadline for proposals is June 15, 2016. For guidelines and to apply, visit http://www.easternstate.org/visit/site-rentals-special-arrangements/art-proposals.
Proposal Deadline (for all funding and approvals):
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 4:00 pm
At Eastern State Penitentiary:
Art Proposals – 2017 Season
Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site
2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130
The deadline is for arrival at the site, not for a postmark. Please mail your application with sufficient time to arrive at Eastern State before the deadline. Applicants may also drop off proposals at the site between 10 am and 5 pm daily.
There is a 24-hour grace period for all applications. Applications received after 4 pm on Thursday, June 16, 2016 will not be reviewed.
Please include a self-addressed, stamped postcard if you would like confirmation that your package was received. All applicants will be notified of the review committee’s decision by email in the fall.
Senior Vice President, Director of Interpretation and Public Programming
(215) 236-5111 x213