Call to Canadian Artists: Butler Memorial Park Public Art Project RFQ


Call to Canadian Artists :: Butler Memorial Park Public Art Project RFQ

The Butler Memorial Park 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.

Phase 1 – Consultation, Concept and Proposal Fee $30,000
Phase 2 – Artwork Commission (detailed design, fabrication, and installation) $170,000

Submission Deadline: 4:00pm MST on Monday, January 6, 2020
Interviews: Mid-January, 2020
Installation: Summer-Fall 2020

For more information, please contact Chelsea Boida, Public Art Officer
phone (780) 508-8318 or email:

Click here to read the call:

DROP-IN INFORMATION SESSIONS will be held on Monday, December 2, 2019.
11:00am – 1:00pm and 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Orange Hub (10045-156 Street NW), Room 333

Click here for Info Session details, including parking/accessibility. The notes from this session will be posted on the Edmonton Arts Council website.