RFQ: West Texas Food Bank Innovation Garden – Midland, TX

  • Commissioning Entity: West Texas Food Bank
  • Budget: $100000
  • Open Date: 03/29/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 05/15/2021

Brief Description

West Texas Food Bank in conjunction with Odessa Arts & Abell-Hanger Foundation, Warren Charitable Foundation, Don Bennett & family, Concho, Ovintiv,, FMH Foundation, H-E-B, Occidental, PDC Energy, Scharbauer Foundation, XTO Energy Mike Black & Lea Crump, invite professional artists or artist teams to submit qualifications to design and complete one prominent and several smaller sculptures at the new WTFB Innovative Gardens in Midland, TX

The West Texas Food Bank's Innovative Garden houses a classroom, two geodesic domes, and various water and vegetation features. WTFB is looking for artworks that are whimsical, and relate to the outdoor space. Themes of wildlife, and vegetation are encouraged, as are vibrant colors. The art should speak to the term 'Innovation.'

This public art commission is open to all professional artists or artist teams with experience in similar projects. All media will be considered.