RFQ: Public Art Mural Frankfort, KY

  • Commissioning Entity: The Franklin County Arts Council
  • Budget: $20000
  • Open Date: 2021-06-28
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2021-07-09

Brief Description

The Franklin County Arts Council is seeking a qualified mural artist or artist team to create and install a publicly viewable mural on a private building exterior located in the historic downtown Frankfort, Kentucky. This call represents Phase 1 of the process. After review of qualifications, up to five artists will be selected and invited to participate in Phase 2 which includes developing a specific proposal for the design and installation of the mural.

Artists submitting qualifications must be available to adhere to the project timeline, including installation between Aug 25 – Oct 15, 2021.The comprehensive mural budget will be up to $20,000 depending on complexity and dimensions of the artwork.

The Franklin County Arts Council seeks to connect, engage and instill an appreciation for art throughout the community. The group’s mission is to use public art to create vibrant spaces for residents and visitors to enjoy and to encourage economic development.