Open Call for Civic Art: George Bush Intercontinental Airport Mickey Leland International Terminal

The Civic Art Program of the City of Houston Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (MOCA) requests the submission of qualifications from artists or artist-teams to design, fabricate, and install major permanent works of public art for six new terminal/arrival gates at the forthcoming Mickey Leland International Terminal in New D West Pier at Bush Intercontinental Airport. Commissioned works will be accessioned into the City of Houston’s Art Collection.


The six gates will provide a unique opportunity to share a glimpse of Houston’s character through art which showcases the City’s diverse culture and unique character.


Eligibility is open to all artists and artist-teams living or working in the Greater Houston Area. Preference/priority will be given to artists not currently represented in the Civic Art Collection. The deadline for submission of qualifications is Tuesday, February 8, 2022, 11:59 PM CST