Call to Artists – Elgin Street Renewal: RFQ Artist in Residence

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Ottawa Public Art Program
  • Budget: $116880
  • Open Date: 2018-03-12
  • Commissioning Location: Canada
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2018-04-23

Brief Description

The City of Ottawa’s Public Art Program invites artists to submit qualifications for an Artist in Residence opportunity to design, fabricate and install a permanent artwork for Elgin Street as outlined in the Call to Artists. This three-stage competition is held in accordance with the Public Art Policy. The Elgin Street Artist in Residence opportunity seeks innovative and compelling projects from artist(s) who are interested in creative collaboration and interdisciplinary dialogue as an artistic practice. The residency provides an opportunity for an artist to develop innovative strategies for public art involving diverse members of the local community or businesses in joint creative practices, broadening the community’s experience and connection to the arts. https://ottawa.ca/en/residents/arts-heritage-and-culture/art-collection-old/public-art#call-artists-elgin-street-renewal-request-qualifications-rfq-artist-residence

  • Contact Name: Melissa Black
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (161) 324-4426