RFP: San Pablo Avenue Roundabout

  • Commissioning Entity: Palm Desert Art in Public Places Commission
  • Budget: $125000
  • Open Date: 2021-02-14
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2021-03-15

Brief Description

San Pablo Avenue represents the next step in the city’s evolution. Located perpendicular to and north of Highway 111 and El Paseo, the mile-long corridor connects these vibrant commercial areas with residential neighborhoods as well as College of the Desert, Palm Desert City Hall and the Civic Center Park. Recent improvements to San Pablo Avenue include landscaping, bicycle lanes, options for outdoor dining, pocket parks with interactive amenities, community gardens, and a space for a farmer’s market and other special events.

The sculpture(s) in this roundabout will be the focal point for San Pablo Avenue. The roundabout will serve as the transition from the commercial area into the residential area. Illuminated artworks and multiple sculptures are acceptable as outlined in the specifications below. Sculptures with water features will not be accepted.

  • Contact Name: Amy Lawrence
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (760) 837-1664