RFP: Public Art Memorial to COVID-19 Victims at Lake Roland

  • Commissioning Entity: Baltimore County Arts Guild (BCAG)
  • Budget: $100000
  • Open Date: 2021-06-07
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2021-07-01

Brief Description

To honor the lives lost and all those affected by COVID-19, Baltimore County Arts Guild (BCAG) and Baltimore County, Maryland are partnering to seek a highly creative and dynamic public art concept representing hope, unity, and healing. The free-standing public art will be installed at Lake Roland Park, near walking and biking paths, and among acres of open space. The goal of this initiative is a finished public art project that will exist as a commemorative piece to honor the memory of those affected by this global pandemic, provide a place for remembrance and reconciliation, and create a meditative spaceThis call to artists is open to all professional individual artists or teams of artists over the age of 18. Priority is given to those living or working in Maryland and applicants with previous work experience in public art. Artists living or working in the Baltimore region are especially encouraged to apply.