RFP: Spruce Street Mini Park Artwork Project

  • Commissioning Entity: The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) and Seattle Parks and Recreation (PARKS)
  • Budget: $30000
  • Open Date: 2021-05-25
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-06-03

Brief Description

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) is partnering with Seattle Parks and Recreation (PARKS) to commission an artist or an artist team of two, to collaborate with the City, community members, and Project Art Planners, Damon Brown and Hasaan Kirkland, to design and install a mural art project that reflects the diversity of the Central District neighborhood. The artist/artist team will design an artwork that creatively demonstrates an original composition that celebrates, educates, and visually elevates the experience of park visitors and community neighbors. The final work should incorporate subject matter and design elements that honor Indigenous American, African American, Asian, Pacific Islander, Jewish, and European American communities in the Central Area through the idea that humanity, respect, innovation, inspiration, and legacy connect us to history and place. The call is open to professional artists who are residents of Washington State.

  • Contact Name: Jason Huff
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (206) 684-7278