National Call to Artists
Public Art Opportunities
from Winnipeg’s Public Art Program
Call to Artists: Call for Expressions of Interest and Qualifications
NEW Deadline: April 20, 2017
Budgets: Variable (see individual opportunities in Call)
Proposed Sites: Seven locations along the new Southwest Rapid Transitway in Winnipeg, Manitoba, located on Treaty 1 territory.
ART OPPORTUNITY OVERVIEW
The Southwest Rapid Transitway being built in the Fort Garry region of Winnipeg will integrate public artwork as part of the expansion. This includes applied work on overpasses, freestanding sculptural work at community gateways, and station details. The Winnipeg Arts Council invites professional artists residing in Canada to apply to these seven public art calls for the Parker, McGillivray, Clarence, Chevrier, Plaza, Chancellor, and Markham sections of the development.
Interested artists/teams must submit a complete application package to be considered. Artists are welcome to apply for as many of the opportunities as they like, but separate Expressions of Interest must be submitted for each project. Please visit The Winnipeg Arts Council for full details including eligibility criteria, application requirements and to download the Call to Artists.
Questions regarding this call can be directed to Alexis Kinloch, Public Art Projects Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-943-7668.