Chicago Artist Registry

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The Chicago Public Art Program maintains an Artist Registry in order to notify interested artists of public art opportunities such as Percent for Art projects and other open calls. As opportunities arise, a notification will be emailed to everyone in the Artist Registry indicating the project scope and application instructions. To join the Artist Registry and receive artist call information, please send an email to

DCASE is now administering its Public Art Program application process through the web-based, also known as CAFÉ. Through this website, artists set up a free online profile through which they can submit tailored responses to public art calls from the City of Chicago as well as other worldwide opportunities posted on the site.