RFP: Duncan Plaza Light Sculpture

  • Commissioning Entity: Arts Council New Orleans
  • Budget: $10000
  • Open Date: 08/01/2018
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 08/14/2018

Brief Description

The Arts Council New Orleans seeks proposals from experienced local artists, artisans, designers, and makers who are interested in the design and fabrication of a light-based sculpture or art installation intended to beautify and illuminate Duncan Plaza. Projects are highly encouraged to include an interactive element in design. LED-based or solar lighting installations are encouraged. This installation will be designed for outdoor placement, lasting a minimum of two years to beautify and call attention in an artistic way to the revitalization of Duncan Plaza as a public space and an active community destination. Depending on design, the installation may be temporarily featured as part of LUNA Fête 2018, taking place December 6 – 9th in Lafayette Square and along Lafayette Street.