51 Biltmore Public Art Project

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  • Budget: $25000
  • Open Date: 9/16/13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Nationwide call with preference given to all qualified local artists/teams of artists who currently live in North Carolina in Buncombe, Yancey, McDowell, Rutherford, Polk, Henderson, Madison, Haywood,
  • Close Date: 10/30/13

Brief Description

The City of Asheville is seeking to commission a qualified artist or team of artists to create a permanent exterior public art feature above the parking garage exit at the north side of the Aloft Hotel on Aston Street. 51 Biltmore is the shared address of the City of Asheville’s new parking complex which is the site for the public artwork. The project is intended to enhance the sense of local identity in downtown Asheville, as well as compliment the architecture of the Aloft Hotel and is part of