RFQ: Bulcock Beach Streetscape

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Caloundra
  • Budget: $115100
  • Open Date: 2017-11-09
  • Commissioning Location: Australia
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2017-11-20

Brief Description

Council is seeking to enhance and activate the upper section of Bulcock Street with contemporary public artworks that reflect the streets history and Caloundra's heritage while resonating with the community's sense of place. The work should aim to attract people to Bulcock Street, providing a source of interest and intrigue where people may stop, engage and linger. A few key elements to consider: The artworks should provide a sense of place which strongly reflects Caloundra and its community. The Artwork Brief themes and influences include: Caloundra's history as a seaside holiday destination, early settlement and community Bulcock Street, the characters and local stories behind the place (heritage information and oral history records are available from council including the Caloundra Heritage Walk and Sunshine Coast Heritage Library) and Future/imagined Caloundra – the streetscape works create an opportunity to reflect and establish an aspirational story for the future.