Public Art at John Chavis Memorial Park Aquatics Facility and Heritage Plaza

  • Commissioning Entity

    City of Raleigh

  • Application Open Date


  • Application Deadline Date


  • Minimum Budget


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  • Location of Commission

    Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

  • Commission Portal

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  • Geographic Eligibilty

    Applicants in country of installation

  • Contact Name

    Jenn Hales

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

    (919) 996-4689

  • Commission Document

    View Link Document

  • Brief Description

    The City of Raleigh seeks to hire an artist to create public art for inclusion in the aquatics facility and or heritage plaza included in Phase 2 Improvements. As a continuation of ongoing planned improvement at John Chavis Park, the city plans to build:

    A new aquatic center for all ages with indoor and outdoor facilities for recreation, competition, and wellness opportunities
    Heritage Plaza improvement as an anchor point along the South Park Heritage Walk. Additional historic interpretive display.
    The project timeline for planning, design and construction of these improvements runs from 2023-2029.