Art Committee and Process

Please read our Request for Qualification call to artists to submit their portfolios and interest in designing our memorial. We will give artists until February 28, 2018 to send in their applications.

The Art Committee is co-chaired by Barry Gaither (National Center for Afro-American Art, and the MFA) and Karin Goodfellow (Director of the Boston Art Commission). Other Art Committee members are:

Process and Timeline

  1. RFQ published 12/13/2017
  2. Informational Webinar on artist application process, Monday, February 5th, 2018, 7-8pm ET.
  3. RFQ Deadline, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, midnight ET.
  4. May 2018 -- Announcement of Five Finalists
  5. May - August 2018 -- Artist Research and Proposal Development
  6. September - October 2018 -- Interviews, presentations, proposal exhibition, and public comment
  7. November 2018 - Announcement of final artist

Questions or suggestions for the Art Committee? Contact us.