City of Reno – Artistic Benches and Bike Racks RFP

  • Commissioning Entity: Reno Arts & Culture Commission
  • Budget: $5500
  • Open Date: 06/13/2019
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 08/05/2019

Brief Description

The City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission (RACC) invites you to submit your proposals for artistic benches and bike racks for the Midtown District of Reno, Nevada. The RACC is seeking proposals from artists or artist teams for artistic bike racks and benches. These pieces will be creative placemaking streetscape elements. Materials proposed must be able to withstand weather and urban environment. Purchase price for each bench will be from $2,500 to $5,500 and each bike rack will be from $1,000 to $2,500. There is the possibility of commissioning multiples from one artist or artist team. The Midtown District of Reno is located along South Virginia Street between Liberty Street at the north end and Plumb Lane on the south end. The area is now a hub in our community for galleries, restaurants, shops, and businesses. Locals describe the area as hip, vibrant, eclectic, gritty, and evolving.

  • Contact Name: Megan Berner
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (775) 326-6333