K-12 public art projects awarded

November 20, 2017 - Since 1974, ArtsWA's Art in Public Places program (AIPP) has facilitated the acquisition of artwork for Washington's K-12 public schools, colleges, universities, and state agencies. On November 15, 2017, the ArtsWA Board approved new, site-responsive public art projects for fourteen schools throughout Washington. AIPP staff will work with each school's locally-formed committee to consider locations, provide community context, and select an artist to create and install an artwork on the campus of, or within, their new building.

The following schools/districts were awarded public art projects totaling nearly $850,000:

Blaine High School, Blaine School District

Lynndale Elementary, Edmonds School District

Morgan Middle School, Ellensburg School District

Enumclaw High School, Enumclaw School District

Roosevelt Elementary, Granger School District

Puget Sound Skills Center, Highline Public Schools

Desert Hills Middle School, Kennewick School District

Lakewood High School, Lakewood School District

Marysville-Pilchuck High School, Marysville School District

Nooksack Middle School, Nooksack Valley School District

Leona Libby Middle School, Richland School District

Olympia Hills Elementary, Seattle Public Schools

Salk Middle School, Spokane Public Schools

Jemtegaard Middle / Columbia River Gorge Elementary, Washougal School District


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