Public Art Calls to Artists: Valley Line LRT


Posted by: Edmonton Arts Council

Deadline: Monday, March 9, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

 

The following public art competitions are held in accordance with the City of Edmonton policy “Percent for Art to Provide and Encourage Art in Public Areas” (C458C).

Submission Deadline: Monday, March 9, 2020 (this applies to each of the following calls).

RFQ Valley Line West – Elevated Guideway Ramps

The 87 Avenue Guideway Ramps at 164 Street and Aldergrove Park public art competition, open to professional artists and artist teams/collectives who reside in the Edmonton Metropolitan Area.

Budget: There are two artwork commissions available: $15,000 for the 164 Street Ramp, and $15,000 for the Aldergrove Park Ramp. The commissions are only for the concrete facade design.


RFQ Valley Line West – Misericordia Station

The Valley Line West – Misericordia Station public art competition, open to local and national professional artists and artist teams/collectives who reside in Canada. Artists with a connection to this area of Edmonton are encouraged to apply. Based upon a portfolio review and interview, the successful artist(s) will be commissioned to create a proposal.

Budget: This is a two-part contract totalling maximum $325,000 all inclusive.


RFQ Valley Line West – West Edmonton Mall Station

The Valley Line West – West Edmonton Mall Station public art competition, open to local and national professional artists and artist teams/collectives who reside in Canada. Artists with a connection to this area of Edmonton are encouraged to apply. Based upon a portfolio review and interview, the successful artist(s) will be commissioned to create a proposal.

Budget: This is a two-part contract totalling maximum $250,000 all inclusive.

Information Sessions will be held: 
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
12:00pm – 2:00pm & 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Kinross Room, 2nd Floor Prince of Wales Armouries, 10440 108 Ave. NW