Call for Public Art: College of Lake County Science and Engineering Building Grayslake, Ill.

  • Commissioning Entity: Illinois Art-in-Architecture Program
  • Budget: $81000
  • Open Date: 2017-07-07
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2017-08-11

Brief Description

Artistic Objectives The artwork for this project will be an artist-designed living wall using living materials and other artistic elements. The wall will be a strong visual statement demonstrating the College of Lake County’s commitment to sustainability. The committee is looking for an artist to lead a team to design the project and partner with landscape designers, fabricators, living wall providers, nurseries, and other professionals to provide technical and installation services. This public art commission is open to all professional artists, artisans, or artist-led teams that live and work in the state of Illinois. Project Site The work will be located in the atrium of the new Science Building. It will greet students and visitors as they pass through the light-filled entry.

  • Contact Name: Art in Architecture Coordinator
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (217) 782-9561