Grantee Profile

Chicago Public Art Group

Grants to Chicago Public Art Group

  • $150,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations and capacity building (over two years).

  • $100,000

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support organizational stabilization and development and new program initiatives.

  • $50,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support new projects in the North Kenwood, Grand Boulevard, Logan Square, and North Lawndale communities (over two years).

  • $125,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To improve organizational capacity (over three years).

  • $50,000

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations and institutional capacity building (over two years).

  • $20,000

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $9,500

    1995 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To plan an international conference for community-based visual artists.

  • $45,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support community programs for residents to plan and design a mosaic mural and sculpture in Gateway Park at Navy Pier.

  • $30,000

    1993 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over three years).

  • $15,000

    1992 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support programming, including creation of murals, mosaics, banners, and sculptures in Chicago neighborhoods by high school students, artists, volunteers, and community residents.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Chicago Public Art Group $594,500 between 1978 and 2016.