Placentia Gateway Sculpture Project- Placentia, CA

  • Commissioning Entity

    City of Placentia

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  • Location of Commission:

    CA, USA, Placentia

  • Commission Portal

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  • Geographic Eligibilty


  • Contact Name

    Nicholas Thurkettle

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

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  • Commission Document

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  • Brief Description

    The City of Placentia seeks Southern California-based artists or artist teams to create and install a large-scale three-dimensional Gateway Monument comprised of one or more sculptures, for the Southbound on and off-ramps from Orangethorpe Avenue onto the SR-57 in Placentia California. The maximum dimensions for the artwork are 20’ x 20’ x 20’. Potential art locations are depicted in the attached site plan and images. This project is part of a State Highway Beautification Project, sponsored by the California Department of Transportation and the Clean California Program. Arts Orange County has been retained to administer the call for artists and the selection process. A free informational seminar on the RFQ will be held virtually via Zoom Wednesday, May 11, at 5pm Pacific. REGISTER HERE Applications are asked to review Caltrans Transportation Art Guidelines before beginning their application: CLICK HERE Please see commission document for full submission instructions and application link.