DiChiera Consulting can provide the following services for businesses and organizations that  are interested in creating public art programs or expanding their art collections: 

  • planning and assessment for integrating artwork into business and public environments
  • craft calls to artists for proposals
  • run selection processes
  • project management from contract negotiation through installation and unveiling

DiChiera Consulting can help artists to expand their portfolio of site-specific and public art works and to grow their reputation as artists working in public settings:

  • research and apply to public art calls 
  • create profiles and improve presence on public art sites
  • write press releases, web  and print copy 
  • connect artists with networks of potential collaborators, funders and buyers

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Currently serving as Public Art consultant for City Walk, a $2,300,000 investment to improve safety for people walking and riding bicycles in South Providence and to connect neighborhoods across the city. City Walk is a unique opportunities to celebrate the diversity and culture of Providence. 


As Director of Rhode Island's Percent for Art Program, I oversaw the selection, commission and completion of the following public art projects:

Joe Kievitt's  Botanical Figures  at the RI Traffic Tribunal

Joe Kievitt's Botanical Figures at the RI Traffic Tribunal

Detail of Paul Housberg's  Wetland Rapture  at the Kent County Courthouse

Detail of Paul Housberg's Wetland Rapture at the Kent County Courthouse

2010 - Paul Housberg,  Wetland Rapture, The Governor Philip W. Noel Judicial Complex, Warwick, RI

2009 - Peter Geisser and Mika Seeger, Where Have We Come From? Who Are We? Where Are We Going? The Rhode Island Training School for Youth, Cranston, RI

2008 - Ben Phipps, Twin Lanterns, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

2007 - Bill Fontana, Natural Song Lines, The Governor Philip W. Noel Judicial Complex, Warwick, RI

2006 - Joe Kievitt, Botanical Figures, The Rhode Island Traffic Tribunal, Cranston, RI