Artwork on Display in the Mayor's Suite

The Public Arts Advisory Commission received a request from Mayor Ali in the summer of 2021 to assist in selecting artwork by Peorians for display in City Hall. In December 2021, the Public Arts Advisory Commission voted on a policy for the display of artwork in suite 207 of City Hall. The work of these artists will be on display in Suite 207 through January 2024.

Applications are now open for next year’s exhibit. Qualified applicants must reside in or have a studio in Peoria.  The artwork must be two-dimensional, framed, and have a hanging system.  For a complete list of requirements, please the links below. Applications will close at 5:00 pm on Friday, January 19, 2024.  

Interested applicants will need to include: 

  • A completed application 
  • The application should be accompanied by an artist statement, biography, and high-resolution photographs (jpg preferred) 

  The policy and application are below.