RFQ: Sarasota Roundabout Landmark Sculpture at Fruitville Road and US 41

  • Commissioning Entity: the City of Sarasota, Florida
  • Budget: $175000
  • Open Date: 08/22/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 09/16/2021

Brief Description

Through a Request for Qualifications, the City of Sarasota, Florida is seeking a professional artist to create an outdoor landmark sculpture for placement within a roadway roundabout located at the intersection of Fruitville Road and US 41 (N. Tamiami Trail) in downtown Sarasota. This project is part of a public art initiative that is focused on acquiring diverse public works of art to be permanently displayed in numerous roundabouts throughout the city. These projects have many stakeholders including the City Commission, the Public Art Committee, various City departments, developers, and building owners who may have contributed to the public art fund and other interested community organizations and individuals. There is no central theme for the overall collection of sculpture in these roundabouts.

  • Contact Name: Mary Davis Wallace
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (941) 263-6349