RFQ: National Western Center Riverfront Public Art Project

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Denver
  • Budget: $400000
  • Open Date: 2020-03-05
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2020-03-30

Brief Description

The City of Denver’s Public Art Program seeks to commission an artist or team of artists to create a signature work of art for the future improved Riverfront Open Space along the South Platte River at the National Western Center Campus in Denver, CO. The improved riverfront site boundaries and locations for artworks are between the future Bettie Cram Bridge to the south and the 51st Avenue Bridge to the north (map of project site is at the bottom of this document). The selection panel has recommended a sculptural or architecturally-integrated artwork responsive to the site that The selection panel is interested in artists who can demonstrate an understanding of the area’s history and significance of the South Platte River, surrounding neighborhoods and communities, as well as goals for the future for both the surrounding communities and the NWC. Emerging artists, Colorado-based artists and artists working in media that is suitable for outdoor display are especially encouraged to apply

  • Contact Name: Brendan Picker
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (720) 865-5563