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Utah Public Art Program Opportunities

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OTHER PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITIES IN UTAH

Regent Street Black Box at the Eccles Theater*This is a request for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process.* Salt Lake County Center for the Arts(County) on behalf of the Eccles Theater is soliciting proposals from qualified Artists, living in the state of Utah, to participate in an open competition for temporary works of art for the Eccles Theater.
Budget: $35,000 – Deadline: October 22, 2019

Wheeler Historic Farm Outdoor Education Building *This is a request for proposals and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process* Salt Lake County (County) on behalf of its Parks and Recreation Department, is soliciting proposals from qualified wood carving Artists, working locally or nationally, to participate in an open competition for works of art for the New Wheeler Historic Farm Outdoor Education Building.
Budget: $12,000 – Deadline: October 29, 2019

Bike Racks Project *This is a request for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process.* The Daybreak Arts Council will install multiple unique, permanent outdoor art pieces that will function as bike racks, each with the ability to secure or organize multiple bikes, for use by residents and visitors who recreate in the various public and open spaces throughout the community.
Total Budget: $20,000 – Deadline: October 31, 2019

Block 70 Temporary Public Art Project*This is a request for proposal and requires uncompensated completion of design(s) as part of the application process.* The Salt Lake City Public Art Program, in collaboration with the Redevelopment Agency of Salt Lake City, is pleased to provide two opportunities for temporary vinyl murals located on Block 70. Two proposals will be selected of artist designed imagery and installed consecutively for six months each.
Budget: $8,500 each – Deadline: November 1, 2019


National & International Public Art Opportunities

Science Museum of Virginia [Richmond, VA] The Museum, located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, USA is seeking requests for preliminary proposals from a qualified individual artist and/or artist teams to design an original, large-scale iconic exterior artwork reflecting the theme of science and the Museum’s mission. This project requires uncompensated completion of preliminary design(s) as part of the application process.
Budget: Up to $1M – Deadline: October 18, 2019

Iliff Station Roundabout Permanent Sculptural Installation [Aurora, CO] Aurora, CO is seeking to commission an artist to create a sculptural environment composed of multiple components within 70’ diameter roundabout. 
Budget: $215,158 – Deadline: October 21, 2019

Pompano Community Park Water Feature Sculpture [Pompano Beach, FL] The City of Pompano Beach will commission an artist/artist team to design, fabricate, and install a major outdoor sculpture with a water feature to be placed at Pompano Community Park.
Budget: $147,000 – Deadline: October 22, 2019

Shepardson Hall  – Colorado State University [Fort Collins, CO] Qualifications are requested from artists and/or artist teams interested in creating a site-specific public artwork for the exterior of Colorado State University’s Shepardson Hall in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Budget: $145,000 – Deadline: October 29, 2019

Ogden Honors College, Louisiana State University – Located at the French House, a landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this exterior sculptural project/ installation will serve as a beacon and a gathering place at the entryway to the Honors College>
Budget: $125,000 – Deadline: November 1, 2019

South Platte River Bridges Project [Denver, CO] The City of Denver’s Public Art Program seeks to commission an artist or artist team to create original works of art for the two South Platte River Bridges connecting the new National Western Center campus and Elyria Swansea neighborhoods with the Globeville neighborhood. 
Budget: $1.5 million – Deadline: November 4, 2019

Portland International Airport [Portland, OR] The Regional Arts & Culture Council and the Port of Portland invite artists/teams living in the U.S. or Canada to submit qualifications for a series of permanent artworks for Concourse B at Portland International Airport.
Budget: $650,000 – Deadline: November 6, 2019

Bookstore at Union Square, Louisiana State University  [Baton Rouge, LA] The Louisiana Percent for Art Program is seeking artists or artist teams to submit qualifications to design and implement an exterior site-specific sculpture or installation of original design at the site of the Barnes and Noble university bookstore and adjoining parking garage.
Budget: $170,000 – Deadline: November 15, 2019

STEM building – University of Nebraska Kearney Project #1 large-scale sculptural piece in the two-story section of the central atrium, which is separated from the courtyard by a multi-paned glass wall and doors. The committee is interested in the idea of the artwork continuing into the courtyard on the other side of the glass wall for an exterior 3D sculpture.
Budget: $200,000 – Deadline: November 29, 2019

Early Childhood Education Center – University of Nebraska Kearney *This project requires a fee to apply* The selection committee for the new UNK Plamback Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC) is seeking RFQs for a new 1% for Art project, in consultation with the Nebraska Arts Council
Budget: $61,968 – Deadline: November 29, 2019

University of Nebraska Medical Center [Omaha, NB] In partnership with the Nebraska Arts Council, the UNMC Munroe-Meyer institute in Omaha, NE is seeking RFQs for a new 1% for Art project. The total budget is for two sites.
Budget: $89,500 – Deadline: November 29, 2019

Talbot Lab Expansion – University of Illinios [Urbana, IL]  Professional artists are invited to submit images of available work to be considered for permanent original public art at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).
Budget: $25,000 – Deadline: December 1, 2019


 
 

Jim Glenn
Visual & Public Art Manager
801.245.7271
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Lisa Greenhalgh
Visual & Public Art
801.245.7270