DCCAH Call to Ward 7 and Ward 8 Artists and Writers

7/29/2009, 2:58 p.m.

The D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH), in collaboration with the District of Columbia Public Libraries (DCPL), is seeking East-of-the-River artists, including writers, to submit proposals for four prominent areas inside the new Benning and Anacostia Libraries which are expected to open in the spring of 2010. The deadline for submissions is Fri., Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m. The proposed artwork sites provide artists and writers the opportunity to display their work in a large-scale format in a public building. Artist Honorarium is $2,500. For more information about the project contact Rachel Dickerson at rachel.dickerson@dc.gov or 202-724-5613. To obtain an application go to www.dcart.dc.gov.