Basalt public art deadline nears |

Basalt public art deadline nears

Staff report

The Basalt Public Arts Commission is taking artist applications for a temporary public art installation in the midvalley town. The call is open to artists who are residents of Colorado. The project will open to the public in June 2017 and be on view for two years. The deadline for artists’ submissions is Sept. 9.

“The project is envisioned as the first of a series of temporary projects that express the theme of discovering what connects our community,” Nancy Lovendahl, chair of the commission, said in a statement.

Funded by the town of Basalt’s “1% for the Arts” resolution, the budget for this project is $50,000.

Full details and how to apply are listed at More info on the Basalt Public Arts Commission is at

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