RFP: Herz Recreation Center Public Art Project

  • Commissioning Entity: The San Francisco Arts Commission
  • Budget: $173500
  • Open Date: 2021-06-28
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-07-02

Brief Description

The artwork commissioned for the project shall be a community asset promoting harmony and peace, and should reflect the identity of the surrounding neighborhoods while being appropriate to the Herz Recreation Center by contributing the its welcoming community environment. The Recreation and Park Department is partnering with Mercy Housing and Related CA to construct a new recreation center/gymnasium at Herz Playground, a site within John McLaren Park.The new recreation center will be designed and built to fit cohesively within the existing park landscape and “the Hub,” a new community center campus with childcare services and recreational facilities. The vision for the overall Hub is to be an inclusive, friendly, family and youth focused place for neighborhood residents and visitors.