Request for Qualifications: Alexandra Greenway Multi-Use Pathway Public Art Activation

Deadline: April 7, 5pm

Deadline: April 7, 5pm
Request for Qualifications: Alexandra Greenway Multi-Use Pathway Public Art Activation
The Richmond Public Art Program, in partnership with Parks Services, is seeking an artist to create a 2D artwork to be integrated into a car-free, multi-use pathway along the east side of May Drive between Alexandra Road and Alderbridge Way. This is a two-stage open artist call. Following review of the submissions, the Selection Panel will recommend up to three artists to be shortlisted. Shortlisted artists will be invited to develop concept proposals and attend an interview. The commissioned artist will work with third-party contractors and City staff to finalize the artwork design and create a vector-based digital artwork file for the implementation phases. The cost of production and installation will be the responsibility of the City of Richmond. Artists or artist teams residing in Richmond with visual art practices in printmaking, drawing, illustration, painting and other mixed-media disciplines are encouraged to apply.
Artist Fee: $5,000 CAD
Eligibility: Artists residing in Richmond, BC
Completion: Fall 2020
Full info and how to apply: https://www.richmond.ca/__shared/assets/RFP_Alexandra_Road_Greenway55877.pdf