Wilson Street Public Art Project Request

City of guelph - Call to Artists

The Wilson Street Public Art Project Request for Pre-Qualifications (RFPQ)

The City of Guelph invites artists and artist teams with established public art experience to submit their credentials, examples of prior experience and a preliminary vision for the development and execution of a site-specific, permanent, outdoor art installation as part of the Wilson Street Reconstruction project. This is a two-stage competition. The first stage is a Request for Pre-Qualifications (RFPQ). Design concepts are not required at this time. Following the Selection Committee’s review of the submitting artists’ qualifications, three artists will be short-listed and invited to develop their concept proposals and present them to the Selection Committee for consideration.

An honorarium of $1500 will be awarded to short-listed artists. Budget: $90,000 CAD

Eligibility Requirements: Open to professional artists and artist teams.

Deadline: Monday January 29, 2018 Installation: Spring 2019

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Jen Rafter, Cultural Program and Event Coordinator


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