RFQ: Touro Infirmary Foundation Sculpture Commission

  • Commissioning Entity: Touro Infirmary Foundation and The Arts Council New Orleans
  • Budget: $130000
  • Open Date: 2021-05-10
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-05-13

Brief Description

Touro Infirmary Foundation and The Arts Council New Orleans, cordially invite Louisiana artists, artists teams, and design teams to submit qualifications for a permanent public art installation to be commissioned for the Touro Infirmary entrance. The commission will activate the public space of Touro's main building entrance and celebrate the outstanding achievements of the employees whose mission is to heal and help those who entrust Touro for their care. This call is open to experienced artists, artists teams, and design teams. A medium to large-scale public artwork will be installed within the lawn area to the immediate left of Touro Infirmary’s main entrance at the corner of Prytania and Aline streets.applicants are encouraged to consider the following themes: healing, heroism, connectivity, community, creativity, and strength. Experienced Louisiana-based artists, artist teams, and design teams. Artist must reside in Louisiana or have strong connections to the area.