Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Call for 2021 Site-Specific Artist Installations at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site

Posted on November 12, 2019

Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 season of site-specific artist installations. We’re again offering two funding levels: $7,500 per standard project, and $15,000 per Criminal Justice Today project.

The deadline for proposals is June 17, 2020. For guidelines and to apply, click here.

If you are interested, please sign up for an artist orientation at least 48 hours in advance. Space is limited. If you have questions or cannot access the link to make a reservation, please contact Damon McCool at (215) 236-5111 x227 or dm@easternstate.org.

2020 Orientation Dates and Times:
Friday, December 27, 2019, 11:00 am
Sunday, March 15, 11:30 am
Saturday, April 18, 11:30 am
Friday, May 1, 4:00 pm
Saturday, May 16, 11:30 am


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