RFP: Round Street Gateway Public Art

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Lethbridge Art Committee
  • Budget: $59000
  • Open Date: 2017-12-27
  • Commissioning Location: Canada
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2018-03-10

Brief Description

The City of Lethbridge Art Committee is seeking an Artist to design and fabricate a sculpture to be installed in a prominent Downtown Lethbridge gateway located at the NW corner of 5th Street (Round Street) and 6th Avenue South. The intent of the project is to provide a permanent piece of public art that creates a welcoming, appealing entrance to the Downtown and celebrates the presence of the Lethbridge Multicultural Centre, home of the Southern Alberta Ethnic Association. The highly visible Round Street location is a special gateway into the Downtown. Through a combination of public art and comprehensive landscaping, it is the intention to create an entry experience that reflects the unique environment, history and culture of the Downtown.