Barbara Frietchie Art Initiative- RFP

  • Commissioning Entity: Frederick Arts Council
  • Budget: $7500
  • Open Date: 04/26/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 05/17/2021

Brief Description

Call Summary
The Frederick Arts Council is seeking qualifications for Artist /Teams to submit their proposals for a mural on the wall of the Hauer House next to the Barbara Frietchie House on 154 W Patrick St Frederick, MD. Applications are due on May 17, 2021, finalists will be selected by June 1, 2021 and the expected completion would be July 1, 2021.

Project Description
The Frederick Arts Council is commissioning artists to design and execute either a mosaic or traditional mural and/or mixed-media work, or plant-based sculptural work to transform this corner of the property and create an experience in response to the Barbara Frietchie poem by John Greenleaf Whittier. The artist should also take into account any potential upkeep that may be necessary.

Application Requirements
-Work examples
-Letter of Interest
-Proposal in PDF format