RFP: High Street Streetscape Improvements Project

  • Commissioning Entity: The City of Columbus
  • Budget: $420000
  • Open Date: 2017-05-01
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2017-05-31

Brief Description

The City of Columbus is seeking proposals from individuals, teams and/or consulting firms specializing in public art plans and projects associated with streetscape and other capital improvement projects. The lead consultant should have experience in the administration, planning and project management of public art. Graphic design, meeting facilitation, community engagement, and general planning expertise are also needed and may be skills provided by the consultant’s assembled project team or consultant firm. Curatorial practice is a plus. The consultant will be tasked with developing a strategic public art plan for the High Street Streetscape Improvements Project. The plan should creatively shape an art vision for the project area by identifying locations and approaches for integrated and site specific artworks. Pending Council approval, there may be opportunities under a separate contract to retain the consultant through artist selection, artwork fabrication and installation.