RFP: Small Artwork Commission – The City of Petaluma Public Art Committee

  • Commissioning Entity: The City of Petaluma Public Art Committee (PPAC)
  • Budget: $25000
  • Open Date: 2021-08-09
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-09-30

Brief Description

The City of Petaluma Public Art Committee (PPAC) is issuing this RFP to California-based artists or artist teams for the design, fabrication, and installation of an original, durable and low-maintenance outdoor public artwork suitable for placement on city-owned property. The timeframe for project completion is twelve months or less from signing of the contract. City staff will screen submitted proposals, then the PPAC will review submittals to award one artist/team the contract to execute their public art concept(s). There is not set theme or medium, however, the PPAC seeks artworks with the following considerations through this commission program:
-Foster a sense of beauty, multi-layered meaning, or have other compelling attributes
-Be durable, safe, and low maintenance
-Represent the diversity of our community
-Provide opportunity to underserved artists, including artists of color
-Consider locations through Petaluma and activate neighborhoods that may not have existing public art

  • Contact Name: David Ward
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (707) 890-6618