Call to Artists: 1% for Parkland-Spanaway Sheriff Precinct


The Pierce County Economic Development Department and Pierce County Arts Commission are seeking artists/artist teams who can design and create artwork suitable for installation as public art at the Parkland-Spanaway Sheriff Precinct located in Parkland, Washington. The budget for this project is $10,000, inclusive of all design, fabrication, delivery, installation, insurance, travel, fees, taxes, and other project-related costs. No additional funds will be provided. Learn more

Funding for this project comes from the Pierce County One Percent for Art Program. This call is open to all professional artists, preferably artists who have a record of successfully realizing projects of a similar scale in the public realm.

All entry materials must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at:

Pierce County Economic Development Dept
950 Pacific Ave, Ste 720
Tacoma, WA 98402

For Information, contact:
Kathy Sorgenfrei
253-798-6906 or

About the Program
Pierce County’s One Percent for Art ordinance directs publicly-funded construction projects, with costs exceeding $100,000, to allocate one percent of the project budget for public art. This program supports our mission to increase access to the arts for all Pierce County residents through a lasting legacy of publicly held artwork.