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Albuquerque, NM - Woodcarvers On-Call Project - 12/06/13
The project intent is to give opportunities to artists working primarily in wood to carve one of several weather damaged trees at the BioPark Zoo. Over the next year when Zoo staff locates suitable trees for carving, the Arts Board Committee will select an artist from this pool to carve the tree(s).
Dublin, CA - Emerald Glen Rec & Aquatics Complex - 12/06/13
The City of Dublin invites individual artists and artist teams to submit qualifications for several upcoming public art opportunities, creating permanently installed artwork at the Emerald Glen Park Recreation and Aquatics Complex. There are several artwork opportunities, including a Design Purchase for $10,000, and exterior artwork opportunities with a budget of $167,000.
Baltimore County, MD - University of Maryland -12/19/13
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), with the assistance of the Maryland State Arts Council Commission on Public Art, is issuing this solicitation document to engage individual artists and artistic teams to respond with professional qualifications in regards to a proposal of site-specific artwork for the University of Maryland Baltimore County’s Performing Arts & Humanities Building (PAHB). If chosen, the Artist shall develop a new original permanent work of art made specifically for the site that enhances and compliments the newly constructed Performing Arts & Humanities Building.
Pittsburgh & City of Asylum, PA - Temporary Artwork - 12/20/13
City of Asylum / Pittsburgh is working with the Office of Public Art to commission temporary works of public art that will create connections between its two in-development community spaces on Pittsburgh’s Northside. The temporary artworks will be located between a reading garden on Monterey Street and Alphabet City, a multi-purpose literary center near the intersection of Federal Street and North Avenue. Budget: $6,000 for each project, three projects total. No eligibility restrictions.
Johnson City, TN - Founder's Park Retention Pond Signage - 12/20/13
The Public Art Committee of Johnson City, TN is seeking proposals for an art project that incorporates identifying signage for the new Founders Park retention pond project in downtown Johnson City, Tennessee. The project, to be sited at the west entrance of Founders Park, will serve to enhance the park and welcome visitors. Budget: $50,000.
Allen, TX - Cottonwood Creek Trail Bridge Enhancement - 12/23/13
The City of Allen and the Allen Public Art Committee (PAC) invite artists or artist teams to submit qualifications for the design and installation of enhancements to the Cottonwood Creek Trail Bridge. This project requires collaboration with the prime consultant for trail design and the manufacturer of a pre-fabricated bridge structure.
University of Northern Iowa Bartlett/Baker Hall - 1/03/14
The University of Northern Iowa (UNI) in Cedar Falls, Iowa has issued this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to commission an artist or artist-led team to produce a three-dimensional exterior artwork for permanent installation on the site currently occupied by Baker Hall. Baker Hall is one of the original campus dormitories and is being demolished. The four departments currently housed in Baker are being located in the newly renovated Bartlett. The Baker site will become green space as well as provide a central north-south walkway through the campus. Budget is min. of $100,000.
NC State University - Interior Sculpture for Talley Student Union - 1/09/14
North Carolina State University is seeking qualifications from artists/teams to create an interior sculpture / sculptural composition to enhance the Wolfpack spirit in the Talley Student Union, which is currently undergoing construction for a major renovation and a new addition. The Union will become the center of the campus community and serve as a hub for quality student life experiences. The over-arching goal for this sculpture is to broaden the artistic expression on campus, showcasing a deeper appreciation and understanding of NC State, while complementing the building’s character and piquing the interest of visitors. This art needs to evoke school spirit, pride, and tradition so that visitors and the campus community will recognize NC State. The project budget is approximately $150,000.
Chattanooga, TN - Fire Station #1 Lawn - 1/10/14
Public Art Chattanooga is seeking qualifications from artists or artist teams for the commission and installation of a work of public art on the lawn of Fire Station #1 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Up to five finalists will be selected to develop concept proposals for this project. Each finalist will be paid a $500 stipend. The project budget for the selected commission is $75,000.
Alameda Creek Watershed Center - Sunol Valley, CA - 1/21/14
The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) is constructing the Alameda Creek Watershed Center in Sunol Valley (Alameda County), a new educational center located at an important operational and historical site for the SFPUC water system. The goal of this project is to commission artwork that highlights, illuminates, or reveals something unique or hidden about the watershed. Project Budget: $500,000.
Johnson City, TN - Leased Art Corridor Exhibition - 1/24/14
The Public Art Committee of Johnson City, TN is seeking eleven (11) pieces of leasable sculpture(S) to be installed at designated locations throughout the Public Art Corridor in Johnson City, TN. Compensation to the Artists for being chosen to exhibit is being provided by private donations. Each selected Artist will receive a $2,000.00 stipend (per piece) as well as exposure on the City's website and other related media. Exhibition dates: June 2014 to December 2015 or 18 months from the date of installation.
Columbus, IN - 2014 Sculpture Biennial - 1/24/14
The Columbus (IN) Area Arts Council seeks applications from professional artists for the 2014 Columbus Indiana Sculpture Biennial. The Biennial builds off the highly successful 2006 Columbus Sculpture Invitational, which featured 15 large-scale sculptures on exhibition for two years around downtown Columbus. Applications are due January 24, 2014 with the installation taking place in June 2014. Participating artists will receive a $3,000 stipend. Work will be displayed for two years, until May 2016.
Palm Beach County, FL - The Mounts Botanical Garden - 1/27/14
Palm Beach County’s Art in Public Places program seeks to commission an artist-led team to design and install the new Tropical Wetland Garden at The Mounts Botanical Garden of Palm Beach County (Mounts Botanical Garden). The selected team will have a proven track record in the design and development of artistic outdoor environments, with plants as one of the primary media.
New Haven, CT - Southern CT State University - 2/12/14
The Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) Southern Connecticut State University are seeking the qualifications of artists for approximately two separate public art commissions for the new Academic and Laboratory Science Building on the campus of SCSU in New Haven, CT. These site-specific public art opportunities must relate to the sciences and include: an exterior sculptural work for the courtyard and wall-mounted interior 2D or low-relief work(s). The committee may consider additional locations and opportunities for art. Budget: $315,000.