RFP: Kearns Library Public Art

  • Commissioning Entity: Salt Lake County
  • Budget: $117000
  • Open Date: 09/14/2018
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 10/31/2018

Brief Description

The Kearns Library has been an integral part of Kearns since 1964 and reflects the community’s strong sense of history, family, and civic pride. One of the oldest libraries in Salt Lake County Library Services, it is known for a boisterous and dynamic urban atmosphere, a large and active member base, and an emphasis on outreach services. If functions as a “community living room”, where people from many different backgrounds and circumstances come to use computers, check out materials, use meeting space, or just relax and enjoy time with their families and neighbors. The library has a strong connection with the community and boasts a wide variety of events that regularly draw community members into its doors. The artwork will include an exterior sculpture and an interior wall or hanging piece, specific project locations will be determined after artist is under contract. One artist or artist team will be contracted to do both the exterior and interior artworks.