• WE TURN YOUR PUBLIC ART AND PLACEMAKING IDEAS INTO REALITY

  • WE SUPPORT ARTISTS WHO WORK IN PUBLIC SPACES

  • WE KEEP YOU INFORMED AND ON TREND

Forecast fosters dynamic, inclusive and resilient communities through public art, community-engaged design and transformative placemaking. We improve our collective life through a unique combination of responsive consulting services, support for public artists, and abundant resources on current issues and trends. Forecast is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT FORECAST

Forecast Public Art Collection Equity Audits are comprehensive benchmarking tools to identify discrepancies in public art collections as related to race, gender, immigration status, and more.

Forecast artist grant applications are open through October 16, 2019. Learn about the grants, info sessions, & application assistance. Next info session: Tuesday, October 8.

The new Forecast/Forward series features conversations with practitioners working at the intersection of arts, culture, place, and equity. We’re taking stories off the pages of our magazine Public Art Review and bringing them to you direct from leading practitioners and artists. This series is designed for anyone who wants to deepen their understanding of and keep their pulse on the trends, shifts, and innovative new work being done in our fields.

41 years of supporting groundbreaking work in public spaces

ISSUES THAT MATTER

Insight | 16 leaders in public art and creative placemaking on how their disciplines will help shape—and even transform—our future

NEW early release from PAR #59!
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A hurricane, a political crisis, and years of economic dislocation have taken their toll on Puerto Rico and its artists—but passionate creativity still flourishes.

From the Director | Forecast Executive Director Theresa Sweetland speaks to public artists working at the U.S.-Mexico border.