City of Seattle: Seawall Project Call for Sound Artwork

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  • Budget: $200000
  • Open Date: 6/3/13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Open to professional artists residing in the United States and Canada who are eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Close Date: 7/11/13

Brief Description

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in collaboration with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), seeks an artist or artist team to create an integrated sound-based artwork on the Elliott Bay waterfront. The project is funded by 1% for Art funds generated by the reconstruction of the Elliott Bay Seawall in downtown Seattle, part of a larger project of redeveloping Seattle’s Central Waterfront. Using the immaterial medium of sound, possibly in conjunction with physical structures, the