Bison-Tennial Public Art Project

In partnership with Indiana Association of United Ways and the Indiana Bicentennial Commission, Muncie Arts & Culture Council will be participating in the Bison-tennial Public Art Project, taking place across Indiana to celebrate Indiana’s 200th Statehood Day. This project will comprise of a 5-foot-tall fiberglass bison that will be decorated and displayed with at least one bison in each county along the Torch Relay route.

Muncie Arts & Culture Council is seeking professional or amateur artists, art classes, arts organizations and others to submit proposals to serve as the Bison-tennial Artist for Delaware County. Applicant will ideally reside in or have a connection to Delaware County.

The deadline for submissions is April 11, 2016 and all applications should be sent to An artist will be selected by the MACC Public Art Committee and notified by May 13, 2016.

Complete Request for Proposals: Bison-tennial Public Art Project

Bison-tennial Public Art Project Application

Applications are now closed.

Information about Indiana’s 200th Statehood Day and Bicentennial celebrations can be found at