RFQ: Sculpture or series of sculptures -Ithaca Moves – Celebrating Ithaca’s Bicycle Culture

  • Commissioning Entity: Community Arts Partnership with support from the City of Ithaca
  • Budget: $26000
  • Open Date: 08/15/2019
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 09/20/2019

Brief Description

The project offers artists the opportunity to work with the city’s local creative talents and tap into local organizational capacities to create an iconic project; unique in design and scope and representative of Ithaca’s deep commitment to sustainability, community, and alternative forms of transportation. Artists will be expected to lead a community-build process and collaborate with a project committee to help hone a scope of work; this group will include representatives from the City, Cayuga Waterfront Trail Initiative, Friends of Stewart Park, Bike Walk Tompkins, Community Arts Partnership, Park Foundation, Downtown Ithaca Alliance, Ithaca Children's Garden, GIAC, Ithaca Youth Bureau, Finger Lakes ReUse, and RIBs, as well as individual artists with experience in collaborative community-built public art projects.