Public Art Insurance

This insurance is for the fabrication and installation of public artworks. It offers general liability coverage for the artist during the fabrication, installation, and/or the exhibition of the work. You can elect to cover the artwork itself as well.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY FOR VISUAL ARTISTS. IF YOUR WORK IS A PERFORMANCE THAT IS TAKING PLACE IN A PUBLIC SETTING, PLEASE APPLY FOR INSURANCE USING OUR EVENT INSURANCE PROGRAM.

How Much Does it Cost?

General liability policies for most public art projects have been between $425-525. Artwork coverage is based on the amount of the commission and tends to cost anywhere from $300-600 (assuming the commission is between $10K and $100K).

How Long Does it Take?

We try to get you a quote within 3-5 business days, though it can take longer. If you like it, you can purchase the policy instantly online. You can then request certificates as proof of coverage through our website.

Have Questions Before You Apply?

Spend some time with our frequently asked questions about public art insurance.

Submit an application and request a quote.

Note: most public art policies are insured by The Hartford Insurance Company. Application may be submitted to other carriers as needed.