RFP: Athletics Centre Enhancement

  • Commissioning Entity: University of Guelph
  • Budget: $4580
  • Open Date: 2018-08-15
  • Commissioning Location: Canada
  • Geographic Eligibility: Other
  • Close Date: 2018-08-31

Brief Description

We are inviting Ontario-based First Nations, Métis and Inuit artists to submit a proposal for a permanent public art mural to be embedded in the University of Guelph’s new 170,000 sq. ft. Guelph Gryphons Athletics Centre. Artists and Artist Teams are asked to propose a work of art that reflects the use of this multi-purpose space while considering territory, wellness, stewardship and engaging viewers of all backgrounds to consider individual involvement in a collective story. The deadline for proposal submissions is August 31, 2018 with winning design announced on October 1, 2018. Completion of work/installation dates will be decided upon with artist/artist team of winning design – completion between December 2018 and January 2019. Location: Guelph Gryphons Athletics Centre, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON BUDGET : $6,000 CAD