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SAN DIEGO AIRPORT – RFQ – Performing Arts Residency

In RFQ on September 11, 2017 at 8:29 pm

The Performing Arts Residency Program provides a platform for the development and performance of new work that simultaneously enriches the airport environment and cultivates the regional performing arts community. This opportunity is a process-oriented residency program open to performing arts groups working in all disciplines including dance, music, theater, as well cross-disciplinary media (digital, etc.).

ELIGIBILITY: Established and emerging performing arts groups

BUDGET: $15,000.

DEADLINE: Monday, October 2, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

QUESTIONS: Contact arts@san.org

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SAN FRANCISCO – RFQ – Treasure Island

In RFQ on August 30, 2017 at 8:33 pm

The Treasure Island Arts Master Plan will guide the implementation of the Treasure Island Art Program, which is funded by a fee equal to one percent of the construction costs of the private buildings to be built as part of Treasure Island’s redevelopment. The funds will be used exclusively to enhance and activate the public realm with artwork and ongoing art programming. The Treasure Island Art Program will be developed over a twenty-year period linked to the funding and construction cycle of the project development. All permanent artworks commissioned for the island will be part of the collection of the Treasure Island Development Authority.

The intended audience for the Treasure Island Art Program includes residents from Treasure Island and the greater Bay Area as well as tourists and art aficionados from across the country and around the world. Artists interested in applying for these three opportunities should review the Arts Master Plan to become acquainted with the vision for the program and its goals and objectives.

ELIGIBILITY: Two pre-application workshops for these opportunities will be conducted by SFAC. One will take place on Treasure Island and the other at the SFAC’s offices on September 11 and September 21, 2017. Eligibility is open to professional, practicing artists. Artists living outside the United States are also eligible to apply. Entries not meeting eligibility guidelines will be withdrawn from consideration.

BUDGET: 1. Building 1 Plaza $1,000,000; 2. The Waterfront Plaza $2,000,000; 3. Yerba Buena Hilltop Park $2,000,000.

DEADLINE: October 16, 2017

QUESTIONS: Aleta Lee at aleta.lee@sfgov.org, or (415) 252 -2251

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SACRAMENTO – Salary Position – Art in Public Places Specialist

In RFQ on August 25, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Under general direction, the Art in Public Places Specialist oversees and coordinates projects within the Art in Public Places Program; provides recommendations for the maintenance and management of the City/County art collection; serves a liaison between City/County departments and community groups; coordinates the work of consultants; and monitors the Art in Public Places Program budget.

ELIGIBILITY: Two years of experience planning and overseeing art in public places projects or similar art related program. -AND- A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in art, arts administration, or related field.

SALARY: $69,767.63 – $91,541.17 Annually

DEADLINE: September 13, 2017, 11:59 PM Pacific

QUESTIONS: Send an email to employment@cityofsacramento.org; Call the Human Resources Department at (916) 808-5726; or Visit the Human Resources Department at Historic City Hall, 915 I Street, Plaza Level, Sacramento, CA 95814.

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SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY – RFQ – Designer Selection Process Consultant

In RFQ on August 25, 2017 at 8:55 pm

The County of San Bernardino December 2nd Memorial Committee is seeking a qualified consultant or firm to assist with the solicitation, evaluation, and selection of and contract award to a designer of the December 2nd Memorial Project. The selected consultant or firm will work in conjunction with County staff and the Memorial Committee to perform required tasks.

ELIGIBILITY: Open call

BUDGET: Pricing – To be determined in consultation with the selected consultant or firm. The consultant or firm selected to manage this process will be eligible to be considered to manage the installation of the memorial.

DEADLINE: September 22, 2017, 5:00 pm

QUESTIONS: Mary L. O’Toole, Principal Management Analyst, motoole@cao.sbcounty.gov

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LOS ANGELES – RFQ – 2018 Artist in Residence at Main Museum

In RFQ on August 17, 2017 at 6:11 pm

The Main Museum’s Artist-in-Residence program is an interdisciplinary research and production program that aims to support Los Angeles-based artists by offering studio space in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles.

A variety of disciplines are accepted including, but not limited to, visual arts, media/new genre, performance, film/video, music/sound, choreography, and writing. Artists are invited to use the space as they wish, with no expectation of producing new work, though some residencies may result in exhibitions or public programs.

Residencies can last anywhere from three to nine months, depending on the needs of the individual artists. This opportunity for extensive time in the residency program allows for artists-in-residence to develop strong connections with the museum, other artists working in the space, and the surrounding community.

ELIGIBILITY: The residency program is open to artists based in Los Angeles.

BUDGET: The residency program offers artists a free private studio and an honorarium of $1,000 per month.

DEADLINE: Application materials must be received by Monday, October 2, 2017, at 5 p.m.

QUESTIONS: email info@themainmuseum.org. Please no calls at this time.

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SAN ANTONIO, TX – RFQ – Public Art Pre-Qualifications for Artists, Consultants and Non-profit organizations

In RFQ on August 11, 2017 at 9:54 pm

The City of San Antonio’s Call for Public Art Qualifications is an annual process to seek applicants to be considered for a pre-qualified list or pool for a two year duration. The pre-qualified pool will consist of the following three categories to which applicants may apply: Capital Projects Artist Pool, Art Inventory Services, Collaborative Partners.

DEADLINE: August 16, 2017

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SAN FRANCISCO – RFQ – Treasure Island

In RFQ on July 31, 2017 at 2:33 pm

Announcing the first three large scale permanent public art commissions planned for a robust new art program on Treasure Island that may include as many as thirty permanent works and multiple temporary art projects in all media over the next two decades. This is a high profile and unparalleled opportunity for artists to create bold and imaginative large scale sculpture for prominent locations on Treasure Island and the adjacent Yerba Buena Island concurrent with the island-wide redevelopment. Two pre-application workshops for these opportunities will be conducted by SFAC. One will take place at the SFAC’s offices (September 11, 2017 at 6:00 PM at the San Francisco Arts Commission, 401 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 125, San Francisco CA 94102) and the other on Treasure Island (September 21, 2017 at 5:30 PM on Treasure Island at the TICD/TMI Offices, 1 Avenue of the Palms, Suite 216, San Francisco, CA  94130).

ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility is open to professional, practicing artists. Entries not meeting eligibility guidelines will be withdrawn from consideration.

BUDGET: Three opportunities – BUILDING 1 PLAZA, $1,000,000; THE WATERFRONT PLAZA, $2,000,000; YERBA BUENA HILLTOP PARK, $2,000,000.

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 16, 2017, 11:59 PM PDT

QUESTIONS: Aleta Lee at aleta.lee@sfgov.org, or (415) 252 -2251

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SANTA ROSA, CA – RFQ – Depot Park

In RFQ on July 5, 2017 at 11:43 pm

This public art opportunity is for one artist or team of artists to create a dynamic installation that reflects the identity of the historic Railroad Square neighborhood. This can be approached abstractly or literally. The public art should be interactive, activate Depot Park, create a sense of place in daylight and at night, and reinforce the location as a gathering space. Installations integrated with landscape or hardscape elements, and those with functional components will also be considered.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to practicing, professional artists residing in the United States.

BUDGET: The maximum budget is $32,000 and should be all inclusive of artists fees and project related expenses. Finalists invited to submit proposals will receive an honorarium of $500 for their efforts and materials for a maquette of their proposed project.

DEADLINE: August 3, 2017

QUESTIONS: Tara Thompson, Arts Coordinator, City of Santa Rosa, 707-543-4512, tthompson@srcity.org.

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SAN DIEGO – RFQ – Presidio Public Art/New Media Art Project

In RFQ on July 5, 2017 at 11:03 pm

The City of San Diego is seeking applications from interested qualified artists to provide public art services for the Presidio Public Art Project. An artist or artist team is sought to design, fabricate and transport a permanent or semi-permanent new media artwork for Presidio Park and consult during installation of artwork at the site by the City.

ELIGIBILITY: Any artists or artist teams legally authorized to work in the U.S.

BUDGET: Approximately $525,000

DEADLINE: July 27, 2017, 4:00 PM PST

QUESTIONS: John Mendivil, Consultant Services Coordinator, jmendivil@sandiego.gov

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INDIO – RFQ – 9/11 – First Responders Memorial

In RFQ on June 19, 2017 at 5:18 pm

The City of Indio Public Arts & Historic Preservation Commission is seeking qualifications from artists or artist teams for the commission and installation of a site-specific, original, outdoor public art piece to honor the many victims of the September 11 World Trade Center tragedy. This work of public art will serve as a permanent memorial and focal point of the site that is to be located within a public art space located at the northwest corner of Jackson Street and Kenner Avenue, in Indio, California.

ELIGIBILITY: This opportunity is open to all artists and artist teams; all members of the team must be practicing, professionals residing in the United States.

BUDGET: The budget for this project is $100,000. This amount is inclusive of all costs, including travel, installation, permits, site restoration, insurance, and transportation.

DEADLINE: Friday, June 30, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

QUESTIONS: All Requests for Information must be received by 3:00 P.M. Monday, June 12, 2017. Questions must be submitted no later than this time and submitted in writing to Les Johnson, Development Services Director, via email at: ljohnson@indio.org. Any questions submitted after this time will not be addressed.

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