Call for Submissions: Broadway Subway Project – Public Art Open Call

Organization
Transportation Investment Corporation (BC Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure)

Extended Deadline
September 24, 2020

Call for Artists Description
Transportation Investment Corporation, on behalf of the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, is seeking to commission five professional artists or artist teams to create five site-specific, highly integrated public artworks; one per station for five SkyTrain stations for the Broadway Subway Project. Each station offers a unique public art opportunity. The public artworks will be integrated with the new transit stations and respond to the surrounding public realm design and station contexts.

There are opportunities for community-engaged art, integrated 2D artwork, suspended 3D artwork, applied 2D/3D artwork and light and projection artwork.

This opportunity is open to all artists and/or artist teams currently residing in Canada. Indigenous artists, emerging artists, and other artist groups who are under-represented are all encouraged to apply.

To view the call, interested artists should visit the posting on BC Bid here: http://www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca/open.dll/submitLogin?language=En&disID=45347246
(To download the document from BC Bid, click on “Supplier Attachments Exist” in the top right-hand corner of the screen)

How to Apply
Email Submission: TICorpProposalContact@ticorp.ca
BC Bid Electronic Submission: www.bcbid.ca (Only pre-authorized electronic bidders registered on the BC Bid system can submit an electronic proposal using the BC Bid system.)

Website
For more details about the Broadway Subway Project, please visit: https://engage.gov.bc.ca/broadwaysubway/