ARROWS Art Proposals:

BU ARROWS (“Advance, Recruit, Retain, & Organize Women in STEM”) is sponsoring a commissioned art installation under the project “HERstories.” Read more on the details and deadlines for artwork proposals.

Artwork and the Department

ARROWS has partnered with the Astronomy Department, who will be a host of the resulting artwork.

Together, we have selected as the subject of the Astronomy artwork:

    Priscilla Fairfield Bok  (BU class of 1917)


Priscilla Fairfield Bok

Dr. Bok’s HERstory is an interesting one that lifted astronomy in multiple ways. Read about her story.


Artwork Proposals:

All BU students are welcome to send artwork proposals to ARROWS via their online form, until November 5th, 2021.

Dates / Deadlines

Key dates that guide this art / history project:

Dates and Deadlines
Announcement:     October 1st
Submission:     November 5th
Decision:     November 18th
Artwork Completion:     February 4th
Artwork Viewing:     February 2022 (exact date TBD)