RFP. City of Carlsbad, CA. Public Art: Conceptual Design, Artist Selection and Fabrication, Fire Station 2 (RFP 22-01)

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Carlsbad, California, Cultural Arts
  • Budget: $130000
  • Open Date: 2021-07-06
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-08-10

Brief Description

The City of Carlsbad's Library & Cultural Arts Department seeks to qualify an artist or artist team to enter into an agreement to develop a site-integrated artwork for City of Carlsbad’s Fire Station 2 located in Carlsbad, California. By designing an illumination/lighting installation or glass feature, the artist or artist team will also align to a national public art trend and ultimately further Carlsbad’s public art reputation. This unique location provides the artist with a blank canvas to develop a high visual impact experience that will be meaningful to the firefighters who are housed there and continue to increase our community’s interest in public art and heighten the visibility of artists and the arts in Carlsbad. The Request for Proposals is open to professional artists residing and eligible to work in the United States. Deadline for submission Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021 by 4 p.m.