Fire Station #12

  • Commissioning Entity: Richmond Public Art Commission
  • Budget: $100000
  • Open Date: 12/17/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 01/24/2022

Brief Description

Richmond Fire Station #12

Richmond’s Public Art Commission seeks an artist or artist team to create a permanent, site-integrated public art commission for a new building that will replace Fire Station #12, the city’s oldest operating station originally built for a horse-and-buggy fire crew in the early 20th century. Professional artists from across the United States and its territories are invited to submit their qualifications for consideration. Three to five finalists will each receive an honorarium of $1,500 to submit a formal proposal for the project. Façade Design and location map are available at

Application Deadline: January 24, 2022

Honorarium for Draft Proposal: $1,500

Total Project Budget: $150,000 (inclusive of all artist fees, materials, insurance, fabrication, installation, travel and all other project-related expenses)

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