Performances in Public Spaces 2019 Application

Performances in Public Spaces 2019 Application

This Deadline Expired: Monday, January 14, 2019

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy has released its annual call to local artists, performers and arts groups to apply to participate in the 2019 season of Performances in Public Spaces.

An initiative of the City’s Arts in Action program, Performances in Public Spaces is a free, summer series of cultural performances in parks and plazas across Philadelphia neighborhoods. The annual series, which runs from May through October, is part of OACCE’s mission to support local artists while connecting Philadelphians of all ages to quality arts experiences in their neighborhood. Performances in Public Spaces offers between $500-$2,500 to Philadelphia artists to share their talent with Philadelphians in neighborhoods across the city.

Philadelphia-based artists and arts organizations of all performing arts disciplines are eligible to participate. Applicants will be asked to select performance locations from a provided list of 27 pre-approved sites. The deadline to apply for the 2019 Performances in Public Spaces series is Monday, January 14, 2019 by 4:00 p.m. To review the Performances in Public Spaces guidelines and complete an application, visit creativephl.org/pps.

Amy Orr

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic…

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

Amy Orr is Philadelphia based, multimedia / fiber artist. Working in the studio and on the street, Orr reuses common plastic waste that she has collected. …

Louis Gribaudo

Louis Gribaudo is a Philadelphia, PA based artist, graphic designer and musician. In 1990, he made the decision to concentrate…

Louis Gribaudo is a Philadelphia, PA based artist, graphic designer and musician. In 1990, he made the decision to concentrate solely on painting watercolor landscapes and did so until 2006.…

Louis Gribaudo is a Philadelphia, PA based artist, graphic designer and musician. In 1990, he made the decision to concentrate solely on painting watercolor landscapes and did so until 2006.…

Patti Dougherty (Jewelry)

The ever-changing seascape and creatures are the subjects, and I marvel at the minute details, textures, and movements. Through…

The ever-changing seascape and creatures are the subjects, and I marvel at the minute details, textures, and movements. Through my art, I visually capture an iconic creature engage viewers and remind them…

The ever-changing seascape and creatures are the subjects, and I marvel at the minute details, textures, and movements. Through my art, I visually capture an iconic creature engage viewers and remind them of our fragile marine…

Val Rossman

Val Rossman has been creating drawings and paintings in her studio in Philadelphia for the last 25 years. Her work has gone…

Val Rossman has been creating drawings and paintings in her studio in Philadelphia for the last 25 years. Her work has gone through various stages, however, her wonderful sense of color combined with…

Val Rossman has been creating drawings and paintings in her studio in Philadelphia for the last 25 years. Her work has gone through various stages, however, her wonderful sense of color combined with a lyrical and often…

Kelly Gadsby

The intentional physicality of my paintings is as much a result of my dialogue throughout the process as it is the means…

The intentional physicality of my paintings is as much a result of my dialogue throughout the process as it is the means with which I invite viewers to experience the work viscerally. Iconography may be…

The intentional physicality of my paintings is as much a result of my dialogue throughout the process as it is the means with which I invite viewers to experience the work viscerally. Iconography may be the entry point for…

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