A man moves around while holding silver, reflective fabric

"VITAL Health", Michael S.Williams and Stacey L. Kirby, performance for SEEK Raleigh, 2020. Photo by Caroline Cockrell.

SEEK Raleigh

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Current Projects Apply to SEEK Raleigh

SEEK Raleigh is an experimental public art program by Raleigh Arts that engages the community through public art in City of Raleigh Parks, greenways, and/or community spaces.

SEEK Raleigh accepts applications year-round. Typically, applications are reviewed every six months in the Fall and Spring.

Current Projects

For the next round, five projects will be completed in late 2023 and throughout 2024. Artists include:

More information about the projects will be posted here when available. Subscribe to our Arts Flash Newsletter to stay up to date about upcoming projects.

Apply to SEEK Raleigh

Propose a public art project that you would like to create. The City of Raleigh will provide space and funding. The project budget can range from $1,000 to $10,000. Artists may submit up to four proposals per year. 

The artist selection panel will select semi-finalists to create a detailed project proposal and budget. Semi-finalists will be paid $100 to create the proposal. The artist selection panel will choose the final proposals based on the feasibility of the proposed project, and artistic merit, including: cultural integrity, sensory experience, resourcefulness, and site activation potential.

Apply by April 30, 2024, to be included in the next review. 

Read and apply to the SEEK Raleigh Artist Call



Kelly McChesney
Public Art Director

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
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