RFP: Chicago Tree Sculpture 2019

  • Commissioning Entity: Chicago Sculpture International, in collaboration with the Chicago Park District
  • Budget: $3500
  • Open Date: 2019-01-18
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2019-03-01

Brief Description

Chicago Sculpture International, in collaboration with the Chicago Park District, is seeking experienced artists and artist teams to give dying trees in Chicago parks new life. This RFP seeks an experienced artist (or artist team) to turn the tree into a sculpture: a beautiful, original, unique work of art that will become a distinguishing feature in the neighborhood. The approach can be additive and/or subtractive. The trees will be approximately 16-30 ft. tall and may include main side branches. Past projects can be seen at www.chicagotreeproject.org.