RFQ: Dale Street Bridge

  • Commissioning Entity: Dale Street Bridge Project
  • Budget: $35000
  • Open Date: 2018-04-12
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in state of installation
  • Close Date: 2018-05-07

Brief Description

Seeking 1-3 artists connected to the Rondo neighborhood in Saint Paul to work with artist Seitu Jones and the Dale Street Bridge reconstruction design engineers (the engineering firm TKDA) to define 2-3 public art opportunities on the bridge and engage community in creating public art designs for those opportunities. The public art will be fabricated as part of the bridge construction process led by Ramsey County in 2019. A total of $25,000 is available for the artist(s) commission, plus a budget of $5,000 for community engagement and $5,000 for technical design drawing assistance should the artist(s) require it. Artists who have not received commissions for public art projects are especially encouraged to apply.