Posts Tagged ‘Indio’

INDIO – Salary Position – Public Art Administrator (Management Analyst)

In Salary Position on July 9, 2018 at 3:05 pm

The Management Analyst (Public Art Administrator) is a professional level classification in which incumbents are expected to perform the full scope of professional staff assistance duties with minimum supervision. Successful performance requires a thorough knowledge of governmental operational procedures and the ability to exercise sound independent judgment. This classification is distinguished from the next higher classification of Senior Management Analyst in that the latter works independently, leads internal committees and task forces and may serve as an acting Division Head in his/her absence.

ELIGIBILITY: An experienced project/program coordinator who is knowledgeable about contemporary art, familiar with art programs, passionate about promoting diverse artistic and cultural innovation. An individual who has demonstrated a track record of success developing, implementing, and managing art projects and meeting critical deadlines.

SALARY: $57,128.45 – $84,404.74 Annually

DEADLINE: Wed. 07/11/18 5:00 PM Pacific Time


COACHELLA VALLEY – RFP – Arts Tank Greater Palm Springs

In RFP on June 11, 2018 at 3:39 pm

California Desert Arts Council (CDAC) has introduced Arts Tank Greater Palm Springs to provide a platform for new, unique, innovative, and publicly accessible arts-based initiatives to find funding and support. Applicants are invited to submit proposals for review by a panel of judges, who will select finalists to pitch their ideas at a live event in October 2018.

The judges will look for place-based initiatives delivered in the Coachella Valley that stimulate cultural tourism, address a concern of a particular community, and engage a broad cross-section of residents and visitors. They will also consider the qualifications of the applicant and the projected impacts and outcomes of the proposed initiative.

Initiatives can be a project, event, product, installation, or idea that is new, grounded in the arts, and has a strategic purpose. CDAC welcomes high-quality pitches from all artistic disciplines, both from individuals and groups of creative people, as well as from arts and culture organizations.

ELIGIBILITY: Non-profit organizations and Individual Artists with a non-profit fiscal sponsor.

DEADLINE: August 15, 2018


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: Any questions submitted after this time will not be addressed.


CITY OF INDIO – RFQ – 3 Entry Monument Signs

In RFQ on January 6, 2015 at 11:39 pm

The City of Indio, California is seeking artists for the creation of artwork, fabrication and installation of entry monument art pieces on three (3) selected intersections. The artwork shall be in a sculptural form or a combination of elements that create entry statements that could be viewed and enjoyed by the residents and visitors to the City of Festivals. The entry monuments are intended to enhance the City’s image and to compliment the City’s culture, history and activities that Indio has become known for.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to qualified artists. Artists will adhere to insurance requirements as recommended by the City’s Risk Manager and State’s prevailing wage requirements.

BUDGET: $2,000 for each art design per location for three selected artists and $80,000 – $100,000 for the proposed art work for each location including creation of the art piece(s), installation fabrication, site preparation, permit fees and any associated cost.

DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

QUESTIONS: Mamun Faruque, City of Indio, mfaruque@indio.org760-391-4120