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The International Award for Public Art 2024 will be announced this coming November. To view the works nominated for the award, please click here.

The IAPA Jury is meeting in Shanghai in November for the IAPA Award Ceremony. You can find the jurors for the 2024 award here.

The case studies on this page constitute the shortlisted works for the 2024 International Award for Public Art (IAPA). Our announcement of the top prize will be in November, 2024. Specific date to be announced in due course.

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The Institute for Public Art (IPA) focuses on public art as a place-maker and generator of social capital, world-wide. It does this through researching case studies, sharing information, and promoting great examples.

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Latin America

Changing Places / Espacios Revelados

Temporary

Africa

Return to Sender

Temporary

Africa

Mombasa Murals

Temporary

Oceania

Insignificantly Significant

Permanent

East and Southeast Asia

Seoul is Museum

Temporary

Africa

Chicoco Radio Collective / Human City Project

Permanent

Latin America

Question Project

Permanent

Eurasia

Utopia Station: The Built, The Unbuilt, and The Unbuildable

Temporary

West, Central and South Asia

Anti-Bodies

Temporary

Latin America

Museo Abierto de Bogotá - MAB (Bogota’s Open Museum)

Temporary

Oceania

The Eyes of the Land and Sea

Permanent

East and Southeast Asia

Beyond the Border

Temporary

East and Southeast Asia

Hutong Community Garden Series 2015-2023

Temporary

North America

Alluvial Decoder

Permanent

West, Central and South Asia

The Doha Modern Playground

Permanent

North America

What Do We Have in Common?

Temporary

Eurasia

Casa delle Agriculture

Temporary

Eurasia

Talking Hands

Permanent

East and Southeast Asia

Rural Art Community

Permanent

East and Southeast Asia

Blooming Time - Program SPARK

Temporary

West, Central and South Asia

kNOw School

Temporary

West, Central and South Asia

Endless Gathering

Temporary

Africa

The Missing Bits

Temporary

Eurasia

Srebrenica is Dutch History

Temporary

Africa

The ñullest Wall

Temporary

Latin America

Auras Anónimas (Anonymous Auras)

Permanent

North America

The Floral Heart Project

Temporary

Latin America

Los Nadies (The Nobodies)

Permanent

Oceania

What's in a name? An Unfinished Map of Māori Place Names in Ōtepoti

Temporary

Oceania

Kaldor Public Art Project 36: do it (Australia)

Permanent

West, Central and South Asia

Amdavad Ni Gufa

Permanent

Oceania

Park(ing) Day

Temporary

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