City of Asheville – BPSS Public Art Project

  • Commissioning Entity

    The City of Asheville and the Public Art and Cultural Commission (PACC)

  • Application Open Date


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  • Location of Commission

    Asheville, North Carolina, United States

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty

    Applicants in region of installation

  • Contact Name

    Nicole George

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

    (828) 747-1976

  • Commission Document

    Document not uploaded

  • Brief Description

    The City of Asheville together with the Public Art and Cultural Commission (PACC) seek regional artists for the commissioning of original artwork(s) at the new Broadway Public Safety Station in North Asheville. The City is seeking qualifications and preliminary concepts for one or several artworks of any medium to be installed on the site surrounding the station. Submissions are due no later than March 28, 2002 by 3:00 pm EST. Artists can submit individually or as a team. An evaluation committee of art professionals, City staff and community members will review the submissions and will recommend an artist/team for selection.

    The City invites submittals from artists or designers age 18 or older who are eligible to work in the United States and are regionally located in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia or Virginia. Qualified artists will be familiar with Asheville, will have experience with public art and experience with public engagement in the design process.