Auditorium Shores Trailhead – Deadline Extended

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $28500
  • Open Date: 7/2/13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Professional visual artists at least 18 years of age residing within 35 miles of Austin are eligible. Full-time, permanent City of Austin employees including employees of the Public Works Department a
  • Close Date: 7/11/13

Brief Description

The artist has the opportunity to design a contemporary artwork that addresses the environmental impact of climate change in central Texas. It is desired for the artist to incorporate technology in some way, or to draw upon data provided by on-site instruments collected by the local scientific community. The artwork may engage electronic data from a rain gauge to be placed on site by the City’s Watershed Protection Department, or may relate to or incorporate other scientific/technological tools.