City Artist


Apply your creative process to City projects and systems as a Part-time employee with the City’s Department of Transportation.

Deadline to Apply: October 18

Part Time Salary: $25,000

Project Funding: up to $25,000

Coming Soon: Call for Creative Strategists & Community Muralists


Creative Strategist: Develop engagement and art-making activities to build relationships with Chattanooga residents and draw out interests, needs, and aspirations to inform future public art projects.

Deadline to Apply: October 18

Budget: $12,000+



Community Muralist: Work with the community to design and create exterior murals for the Avondale and Brainerd Youth & Family Development Centers.

Deadline to Apply: October 18

Budget: $30 per square foot + artist's fee for community workshops


Artwork Selection Panels

Every project has a different artwork selection panel comprised of Chattanooga citizens with a specific interest or expertise including: artists, community and business representatives, architects, landscape architects, art and/or design professionals, and City of Chattanooga representatives. This panel reviews submissions for a public art project and makes recommendations to the Public Art Commission.

Serve on an artwork selection panel.

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