Andrews Avenue Bridge, Downtown Fort Lauderdale

  • Commissioning Entity: Broward Cultural Division
  • Budget: $180000
  • Open Date: 2019-06-13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2019-07-01

Brief Description

In partnership with the Highway Bridge and Maintenance Division, Broward Cultural Division’s Public Art & Design Program is seeking to commission one artist or artist-led team (Artist), to transform the Andrews Avenue Bridge located in downtown Fort Lauderdale. The drawbridge spans the New River between Las Olas Boulevard and South Fifth Street. This artistic intervention shall create a sense of place, bring interest, and help activate the riverfront. An Artist shall design, fabricate and install unique, site specific, artwork for the Andrews Avenue Bridge. Opportunities for artwork exist at the bridge-tender house, the sidewalk from Las Olas Boulevard to the bridge pedestrian ramp, the underside of the bridge deck and the bridge pillars. The artwork shall make a visual statement and be impactful to the community.

  • Contact Name: Dominique Denis
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (954) 357-7236