Creative Crosswalks – Request for Proposals

  • Commissioning Entity

    City of Glendale | Library, Arts & Culture

  • Application Open Date

    08/10/2022

  • Application Deadline Date

    09/23/2022

  • Minimum Budget

    $5000

  • Maximum Budget

    $3000

  • Location of Commission

    Glendale, California, United States

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty

    Applicants in state of installation

  • Contact Name

    Jennifer Fukutomi-Jones

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

    (818) 937-7808

  • Commission Document

    View Link Document

  • Brief Description

    The City of Glendale's Library, Arts & Culture department (Library) and the Glendale Arts and Culture Commission (ACC) are requesting proposals for the commissioning of professional crosswalk and intersection murals throughout various locations in the City of Glendale with the intention of enhancing traffic safety in creative ways. The Bloomberg Philanthropies – Asphalt Art Initiative is an example of utilizing art as a means for traffic calming, pedestrian safety and neighborhood improvement. These projects are in partnership with the Public Works Department (PW), with the goal of incorporating civic art into daily life. Artists and/or Artist Teams are encouraged to submit proposals for creative crosswalk and/or intersection projects.