RFQ: Scissortail Upper Park

  • Commissioning Entity: City of Oklahoma City Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs
  • Budget: $500000
  • Open Date: 2018-04-05
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2018-05-09

Brief Description

The City of Oklahoma City announces this call for professional artists to submit their qualifications to be considered for public art that will serve as a dynamic anchoring and threshold feature to Scissortail Park. The public art sought through this announcement will be: • Innovative in concept • Monumental and civic scale • Culturally appropriate • Timeless and enduring • Instantly memorable and a people magnet • Oklahoma climate appropriate • Easily maintained To reiterate: Successful proposals will produce works that are long-lived and easy to maintain in addition to having high aesthetic value. Materials and construction must be able to stand up to Oklahoma weather known for wind, thunderstorms, summer heat, and brief but cold winters.