City of Thunder Bay: Call to artists for 50th Anniversary Art Bus

Deadline: February 19, 1pm EST


The City of Thunder Bay is excited to announce an exciting public art opportunity for artists, artist teams and/or designers.

We are inviting you to submit proposals for artwork that will be displayed on the exterior of a City of Thunder Bay Transit Bus in 2020. The theme for this project is One City. Fifty Years. The intent is to help celebrate and commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the amalgamation of Fort William and Port Arthur. The objective of The 50th Anniversary theme is to showcase the history of Thunder Bay through people, success stories, culture, heritage and diversity.

Artists must live/work/attend school in the City of Thunder Bay or be able to demonstrate that Thunder Bay has played a direct role in their success, or artists who have lived in Thunder Bay in the past are eligible to apply.

To learn more about this call to artists, please download the application package. Visit

For more information contact: Patricia Mader, Arts & Cultural Development Coordinator, City of Thunder Bay |