RFP: Phinizy Center for Water Sciences, Augusta, Georgia – Sculpture Call

  • Commissioning Entity: The Greater Augusta Arts Council
  • Budget: $14500
  • Open Date: 2021-09-05
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-10-12

Brief Description

The Greater Augusta Arts Council, on behalf of the Phinizy Center for Water Sciences, is requesting proposals from qualified sculptors or artist teams to create a unique, durable, low-maintenance, meaningful, and beautiful sculpture to be placed at the entrance to the Phinizy Center's main visitor parking area. The purpose of the sculpture is to create an overall welcome to Phinizy Center. Site improvements will include a low brick barrier around the sculpture site, and landscaping with native grasses and greenery. The sculpture is intended to incorporate and interpret the themes of Water, Water-conservation, Ecosystem Balance, and/or the emblem of the Phinizy Center: the Dragonfly. The request for proposals is open to all professional sculptors and artist teams residing in the Southeast region of the United States (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee)