Call to Artists: Valley Line West – Misericordia Station RFQ

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Call to Artists :: Valley Line West – Misericordia Station RFQ

The Valley Line West – Misericordia Station public art competition, open to local and national professional artists and artist teams/collectives who reside in Canada, is held in accordance with the City of Edmonton policy “Percent for Art to Provide and Encourage Art in Public Areas” (C458C). Artists with a connection to this area of Edmonton are encouraged to apply. Based upon a portfolio review and interview, the successful artist(s) will be commissioned to create a proposal.

Budget:
Phase 1 – Research, Concept and Proposal Fee $48,750
Phase 2 – Artwork Commission (detailed design, fabrication, and installation) $276,250 for Artwork Location #1 and at least one option for Artwork Location #2.

Submissions Deadline: 4:00pm MST on Monday, March 9, 2020
Interviews: Late March, 2020
Installation: TBD (Before LRT line becomes operational in 2027)

Information Sessions: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
12:00pm – 2:00pm & 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Kinross Room, 2nd Floor
Prince of Wales Armouries, 10440 108 Ave. NW, Edmonton
Notes and follow up details can be found after the session at: publicart.edmontonarts.ca/calls/

For more information, or to schedule a meeting, contact Grace Law: phone (780) 508-8317 or email: glaw@edmontonarts.ca

Click here to download the call (PDF)

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