RFQ: 7/20 Memorial

  • Commissioning Entity:
  • Budget: $200000
  • Open Date: 2016-12-13
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: The ideal artist is comfortable working in the public sphere, enjoys working with people, has experience creating permanent exterior artworks in similar climates, and is willing to interact with the 7
  • Close Date: 2017-02-06

Brief Description

The city of Aurora, CO and the 7/20 Memorial Foundation are working in partnership to honor those whose lives were lost or changed forever as a result of the tragic events of July 20, 2012. During a midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” a lone gunman killed 12 people and injured 70 at a movie theatre in the heart of the community. This tribute is planned in the form of a memorial situated within a reflection garden and is intended as a place where the community and those affected by loss