VenturaWaterPure Advanced Water Purification Facility (AWPF) Integrated Artwork

  • Commissioning Entity

    City of Ventura, California with Contemporary Arts Museum Houston

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  • Location of Commission

    Ventura, California, United States

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  • Contact Name

    Tiffany Meesha Thompson

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

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  • Commission Document

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  • Brief Description

    Seeking artist qualifications for the design of integrated artworks at the VenturaWaterPure — Advanced Water Purification Facility (AWPF), a forthcoming water treatment facility in Ventura, California. VenturaWaterPure aims to create a platform for artist-led initiatives that celebrate the story of water recycling and highlight the ecological significance of new water resources while also incorporating an educational component to promote water recycling awareness.

    This RFQ is open to professional artists or teams experienced in creating integrated public art. Applicants must demonstrate the following:

    • A history of professional activity and achievement as an artist;
    • Experience in managing complex projects, including technical competence in fabrication and installation procedures; and
    • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary design/engineering teams; and to procure and direct the work of subcontractors/consultants.

    To apply, be sure you are registered and signed in to a CODAworx account, and click the orange "Apply to RFP" button on the upper right corner of this page.

    For this opportunity, please upload project reference images for 10 (ten) to 15 (fifteen) projects as part of your letter of interest in PDF format. You can submit as many images as you like, provided that the letter of interest does not exceed 30 (thirty) pages.

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