Call Type: Public Art
City: West Sacramento
Entry Deadline: 8/31/15
The City of West Sacramento, in an effort to further their community vision as a livable and sustainable city, is seeking all artists or artist teams residing in the United States with experience in the design, fabrication, and installation of outdoor public artworks to submit their qualifications along with an initial design concept to be considered for a public art project to be installed in the new Joseph (Joey) Lopes Park, West Sacramento, Ca.
YoloArts is contracted to administer the project, serving as the Art in Public Places (APP) consultant. YoloArts is directed to solicit applicants for the potential commissioning of the project and is interested in the highest quality artwork that is site-specific and is aligned with the project criteria.
The commission is open to artists in the U.S. Applications will only be accepted through CaFÉ at www.callforentry.org. Deadline for entries is August 31, 2015.
BUDGET: $70,000 is available for all related expenses of this commission(s) including, but not limited to, artist fees, fabrication, insurance, shipping, travel, installation, documentation, etc. The City of West Sacramento intends to purchase one (1) exterior piece.
YoloArts and the City of West Sacramento reserve the right at any time to supplement, amend, or otherwise modify this RFQ as needed.