RFP: Fayette Park Public Art

  • Commissioning Entity: The City of Mountain View Visual Arts Committee (VAC)
  • Budget: $26000
  • Open Date: 2021-06-21
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-06-28

Brief Description

The City of Mountain View Visual Arts Committee (VAC) seeks to commission an artist, or an artist team, to create the design and commission for public artwork for Fayette Park, a planned neighborhood park located on Fayette Drive between Del Medio Avenue and San Antonio Road. Artists must provide a resumé, examples of recent work, and a final design proposal as part of their application.

All associated costs to visit Fayette Park and/or Mountain View, prepare and submit a proposal, or to attend the VAC meeting shall be borne by the artist. Applicants should only submit applications directly through the callforentry.org website; no other form of application will be accepted.

The City intends to bid the construction of the new park in early 2022 and complete construction in summer 2022. The expectation is for the art to be installed by the artist during the construction phase of the park.