FRQ: First Street Steps Redesign

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $750000
  • Open Date: 10/11/2016
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Multi-disciplinary teams are encouraged to apply and should include at least, but not limited to, (1) artist and (1) landscape architect. Other trades, such as multi-media, lighting, sound designers,
  • Close Date: 11/25/2016

Brief Description

The First Street project is an opportunity to create a major work of art, at an urban scale, that incorporates artistic, architectural, and landscape components. The project will visibly and physically enhance the experience of the urban environment leading from Cherry St. down to the Market St. crossing that leads to Aquarium Plaza. While seeking to strengthen the sense of connection from the Bluff down to the Aquarium Plaza, the project is also intended to create a unique destination for