RFP: Interior Public Artwork for Bruce D. Nesbit African American Cultural Center (BNAACC)

  • Commissioning Entity: Art in Architecture (AIA), University of Illinois Facilities & Services
  • Budget: $16000
  • Open Date: 01/27/2020
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 03/02/2020

Brief Description

The selection committee has created the objectives for this specific area to complement and celebrate the buildings use. Choice of media for the project is broad but should be in material suitable for an interior environment. The selection committee will consider artwork of any media. The artwork shall be located on the walls of the Educational Resources, Room 2016 located near the top of the stairs on the second floor. This area is a gathering space for students and contains historical resources for the students. In addition, this space will be included on campus tours for potential students considering enrolling in the University. The artist shall speak to the fact the building is designed to emphasize the beauty and range within the African Diaspora or global Black community.