Calls for Artists

2018 Redmond Poet Laureate
Applications due on FRIDAY,  December 15, 2017 at 5:00 PM PST
Download the application here.

Program Dates:
 January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2019 (24 months) 

Artist Fees: $10,000 ($5,000 per year) 
Project materials: $10,000 ($5,000 per year) 

Duties of the Redmond Poet Laureate:

The Poet Laureate will:

1. Broaden the awareness of poetry.
2. Express the spirit of Redmond culture through poetry.
3. Raise the level of discourse during discussions and debates in the City.

The Poet Laureate will be expected to develop a proposal that achieves the goals of the program. Activities and special projects can include but are not limited to readings, workshops, composing original works, public art projects, and partnerships with the library or local schools.

For the pdf version of the call, please click here

Submit Application to: Jessica Rubenacker, Cultural Arts Administrator, 425.556.2367 or



Jessica Rubenacker, Cultural Arts Administrator