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LOS ANGELES – RFP – Creative Catalyst Program

In RFP on September 17, 2018 at 2:41 pm

The Department of Cultural Affairs Grants Administrative Division invites experienced and innovative artists, curators, architects or persons with a similar skill set in creative production and community organizing to submit proposals to the Creative Catalyst Program. This program is in its second year and is a collaboration between the Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) to place innovation-minded citizen in residence at DOT for contractual employment for two years, to develop ideas, spark culture change, and produce creative interventions related to Vision Zero, a city initiative to reduce and eliminate traffic fatalities by 2025.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must live in Los Angeles County

BUDGET: The select applicant will be contracted by DCA and receive a $52,000 stipend over a 12-month period. If all parties are satisfied, the 12-month contract will be extended for another 12-months. The proposed time frame for the proposed job is December 2018 to December 2019.

DEADLINE: September 28, 2018, 5:00 PM (PST)

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LOS ANGELES – Workshop – Public Art Contracts: An Attorney’s and Artist’s Perspective

In Artist Professional Development on August 24, 2018 at 2:46 pm

Workshop hosted by the California Lawyers for the Arts. In this workshop, attorney Louis E. Greenwald and artist Christopher Slatoff will discuss the legal issues and the steps necessary for an artist’s successful completion of a public art project. They will discuss common contract clauses in public art contracts, while focusing on ways to avoid pitfalls and common mistakes. They will also cover, among other things, fabrication, armatures, and appropriate mounting systems for installation of a public work of art. Please join us for a wine & cheese reception at 6:30 followed by the lecture and Q & A from 7:00-8:30 PM.

When: Tuesday, September 11, 2018; 6:30-8:30 PM

Where: SPARC, 685 Venice Blvd. Venice, CA 90291

General Admission: $20

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LOS ANGELES – RFQ – CURRENT: LA Call for Artists

In RFQ on June 27, 2018 at 9:53 pm

CURRENT:LA is presented by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) every three years. It features temporary public art projects and public programs that activate all 15 Council Districts in the City of Los Angeles. DCA is seeking artists/teams qualified to create original, temporary public art projects for CURRENT:LA FOOD in 2019. Up to ten (10) artists or artist team(s) will be awarded a temporary public art commission through this Request for Qualifications (RFQ). CURRENT:LA FOOD will take place from October 5 to November 3, 2019.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to professional artists/teams living in Los Angeles County.

BUDGET: $25,000

DEADLINE: July 26, 2018, 11:59pm

QUESTIONS: Paul Pescador, paul.pescador@lacity.org, (213) 202-5544

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LOS ANGELES – RFQ – CURRENT: LA Public Program Providers

In RFQ on June 27, 2018 at 9:29 pm

CURRENT:LA is presented by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) every three years. It features temporary public art projects and public programs that activate all 15 Council Districts in the City of Los Angeles. DCA is seeking individuals, collectives, and nonprofit organizations qualified to create original public programs as part of CURRENT:LA FOOD in 2019. Up to fifteen (15) individuals, collectives, and/or nonprofit organizations will be awarded public program commissions through this Request for Qualifications (RFQ). CURRENT:LA FOOD will take place from October 5 to November 3, 2019.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to individuals, collectives, and nonprofit organizations based in Los Angeles County.

BUDGET: $3,000- $10,000

DEADLINE: July 26, 2018, 11:59pm

QUESTIONS: Paul Pescador, paul.pescador@lacity.org, (213) 202-5544

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LOS ANGELES – RFP – Multiple Feeds Response Videos

In RFP on March 12, 2018 at 5:16 pm

Multiple Feeds is an online and gallery video opportunity that will feature video pieces by emerging artists.  These videos are posted online and will be later be presented in person starting Saturday, April 28, 2018 at LAAA’s Gallery 825. Multiple Feeds unique design will allow the viewing audience to create and post their own video content in response to the videos by LAAA artists. This effort will culminate in an exhibition at LAAA’s Gallery 825 on April 28 and runs through June 1, 2018. The LAAA artists’ videos will be played alongside the videos created in response, creating a dialog between the LAAA artists and the audience. Artists will be notified via email if their work is selected.

ELIGIBILITY: Open Call. Artists may submit one video response (application below). The platform for Multiple Feeds will only be LAAA’s channel on YouTube. If your video resides on Vimeo or any other platform other than YouTube, you need to first create a YouTube account or access your existing YouTube account and post your selected video on YouTube.

DEADLINE: April 7, 2018

TO APPLY: STEP 1:  CLICK HERE to view videos by LAAA artists. Decide which video you would like to respond to. STEP 2: CLICK HERE to complete and submit the Application Form for the Multiple Feeds response videos.

QUESTIONS: Los Angeles Art Association, Gallery 825, 825 North La Cienega Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90069, 310.652.8272, gallery825@laaa.org, ww.laaa.org

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LOS ANGELES – RFQ – COLOR LA: METROS CAPITAL ARTS PROJECT

In RFQ on March 1, 2018 at 10:48 pm

Metros Capital, a local real estate development company, is launching an initiative that it hopes will revolutionize the way Angelenos interact with their environment. In the residential space, the company wants to bring art closer to home. Metros Capital plans to showcase temporary and permanent art in and around its buildings that highlight cultural diversity and social responsibility. To this end, Metros Capital will commission local artists who reflect a breadth of vision through varying modes of expression.

ELIGIBILITY:  Artists will be commissioned based on the following criteria – The creative use of space; How well the piece complements the style of the building and the physical space; How effectively the piece symbolizes or reflects the history, character or essence of the neighborhood or the community at large

BUDGET: Compensation will be awarded for each project and will be determined on a case-by-case basis based on the scope and scale of the artwork, and materials required. Artists will also have the opportunity to donate some or all of their commission to a favorite charity, if desired.

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LA METRO – Salary Position – Senior Manager, Arts and Design

In Salary Position on March 1, 2018 at 4:35 pm

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is seeking an experienced arts manager to join Metro’s vibrant Art and Design program. Metro Art enhances the customer experience with innovative visual and performing arts programming that encourages ridership and connects people, sites and neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County. A diverse range of site-specific artworks are integrated into the growing Metro system, improving the quality of transit environments, creating a sense of place and strengthening ties with the communities we serve. Our multi-faceted program ranges from photography installations to onboard posters, mosaics and sculptures, workshops, art tours and live performances, as well as the monitoring, care and conservation of our expansive collection of public art and portable artworks.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must have a BA and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience, including two years of supervisory experience in developing and implementing complex, highly visible public art projects. Experience working with artists, architects, engineers, contractors, and highly specialized fabricators on large scale projects in the public context, is strongly desired, as are community engagement, strong communication and project management skills. Preferred candidates must have a sophisticated knowledge of contemporary visual art and be able to interpret architectural drawings and specifications.

SALARY RANGE: $100,048 – $125,070 – $150,072

DEADLINE: March 5, 2018

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LA METRO – Salary Position – Creative Services Manager

In Salary Position on February 9, 2018 at 10:29 pm

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is seeking an experienced arts manager to join Metro’s vibrant Art and Design program. Metro Art enhances the customer experience with innovative visual and performing arts programming that encourages ridership and connects people, sites and neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County. A diverse range of site-specific artworks are integrated into the growing Metro system, improving the quality of transit environments, creating a sense of place and strengthening ties with the communities we serve. Our multi-faceted program ranges from photography installations to onboard posters, mosaics and sculptures, workshops, art tours and live performances, as well as the monitoring, care and conservation of our expansive collection of public art and portable artworks.

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must have a BA and a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience, including two years of supervisory experience in developing and implementing complex, highly visible public art projects. Experience working with artists, architects, engineers, contractors, and highly specialized fabricators on large scale projects in the public context, is strongly desired, as are community engagement, strong communication and project management skills. Preferred candidates must have a sophisticated knowledge of contemporary visual art and be able to interpret architectural drawings and specifications.

SALARY RANGE: $90,813 – $113,526 – $136,219

DEADLINE: February 20, 2018

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LACMA – RFP – Art + Technology Lab

In RFP on January 3, 2018 at 4:36 pm

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Art + Technology Lab at LACMA grant program supports projects that explore artistic applications of emerging technologies and ideas related to technology and culture. The program offers artists and artist collectives financial and in-kind support for new projects, with the help of expert partners from the fields of science, technology, and engineering. The Art + Technology Lab is presented by Hyundai. The program is made possible by Accenture, Google, SpaceX, and other innovative companies and individuals. The Lab is part of the Hyundai Project: Art + Technology at LACMA, a joint initiative exploring the convergence of art and technology.

ELIGIBILITY: Art + Technology Lab grants are open to individuals and collectives located anywhere in the world.

BUDGET: Grants may provide financial support of up to $50,000 per project to cover artist fees and direct costs, including materials. Recipients may also receive in-kind support, such as mentorship, coaching, advice, and exposure to technologies in development at partner organizations, including Hyundai, Accenture, Google, and SpaceX, as well as independent artists and academics working in art and technology from Jet Propulsion Laboratory, UCLA, UC Berkeley, and elsewhere.

DEADLINE:  11:59 pm on February 21, 2018

QUESTIONS:  Please submit questions to lab@lacma.org or view our FAQ at lacma.org/lab.

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LOS ANGELES – RFP – Windows of Little Tokyo

In RFP on December 11, 2017 at 4:38 pm

Little Tokyo is a 133-year old Japanese American community, the second oldest neighborhood in Los Angeles, one of three remaining historic Japantowns left in the nation, and one of the first fourteen CA Cultural Districts. Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC) and Little Tokyo Business Association in collaboration with Sustainable Little Tokyo invites artists deeply rooted in Little Tokyo to submit two-dimensional plans, sketches/drawings, images, or renderings as proposals for two art commissions that explores the past, present, and future of our community. Windows of Little Tokyo turns Little Tokyo into an outdoor art exhibition with 10-15 site-specific, two-dimensional artworks displayed on the windows of small businesses and institutions across the neighborhood. Windows of Little Tokyo will be displayed from April 14–October 13, 2018 (duration depends on each partnering site).

ELIGIBILITY: Open call

BUDGET: Selected artists will receive a $500 commission fee. Printing and installation will be handled by JACCC, LTBA, and SLT.

DEADLINE: January 15, 2018

QUESTIONS: soshima@jaccc.org

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