RFP: Great Art for Great Lakes

  • Commissioning Entity: Waterlution
  • Budget: $32000
  • Open Date: 2017-03-31
  • Commissioning Location: Canada
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2017-04-28

Brief Description

Waterlution is currently looking for eight participatory, community-based art project proposals from local emerging, mid-career or established artists or artist collectives. Projects must prioritize community dialog about the Great Lakes and what the Great Lake in the community means to its people. Participation from the public and the artist in co-creating a community-based, Great Lakes-themed artwork – under the direction of the artist – is a mandatory requirement of this commission. This call is open to professional artists/artist collectives residing within one of the identified communities of Hamilton, Kingston, Manitoulin Island, Mississauga, Owen Sound, Sarnia, Thunder Bay, Toronto.