Public Art Program — Request For Qualifications (RFQ)


Legler Regional Library Artist-in-Residence Program

Deadline to Apply: Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 5:00pm, CDT

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The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE), in partnership with the Chicago Public Library (CPL), seeks artists to participate in the inaugural Legler Regional Library Artist-in-Residence Program. During a two-year residency, an artist will be given studio space at the library to develop public art projects and art programs that utilize the artist’s unique talents to promote greater connectivity between the library, its services, and the needs and aspirations of the local West Garfield Park community.


Artist-in-Residence Information Sessions

Online - Tuesday, July 20, 2021
10-11am, Registration Required

In-Person - Thursday, July 22, 2021
12-1pm, Registration Required
Legler Regional, 115 S. Pulaski Road, Chicago IL 60624


Request For Qualifications (PDF)




Department Main Office

Cultural Affairs and Special Events