RFP: Public Art Opportunity – Fire Station No. 8 City of Tucson, Arizona

  • Commissioning Entity: Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona
  • Budget: $46800
  • Open Date: 2021-07-05
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2021-07-08

Brief Description

The City of Tucson is seeking an artist, artist(s) or an artist team to join a multi-talented group of architects/designers, engineers, landscape design architects, plus other technical specialists engaged in architectural and engineering design to create public art in connection with this major project work. The improvements will include the construction of a new 14,000 s.f. Fire Station. Associated work will include paved parking, concrete walkways, and landscaped areas.

The design phase is just getting started and is anticipated to finish July 2021. The artwork design timeline for the artist/teamwork is expected to align with the construction design duration with art installation anticipated to be completed before construction completes in September 2022. The selected artist should be prepared to immediately begin working with the selection panel once legally under contract to the City. This call is open to 2D and 3D artists. Muralists, Sculptors, Multimedia artists/artist teams

  • Contact Name: Woods Fairchild
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (520) 979-2142