RFP: Arlington INSPIRE Garden- Gateway Entrance

  • Commissioning Entity: The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts
  • Budget: $15000
  • Open Date: 2018-06-13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2018-08-01

Brief Description

This call seeks proposals for a creative and artistic gateway entrance that will welcome residents into the Arlington INSPIRE community garden. Community-based artists are encouraged to submit a simple creative concept that incorporates artwork or creative placemaking into a functional entrance to the garden. Designs should be able to be realized within the budget of this project. Proposals that provide an opportunity for students or residents to contribute to, or participate in, the creating of the gateway are encouraged. Artists’ proposals are considered an initial concept of what could be built within the project's budget. Once awarded the selected artist will be expected to work with Arlington students and local residents to realize the project. Ideally, the completed gateway will also incorporate an opportunity for a community notification board and sign.