Skatepark Public Art Commission

  • Commissioning Entity: Public Art Commission
  • Budget: $200000
  • Open Date: 2021-04-14
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in country of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-05-17

Brief Description

Richmond’s Public Art Commission is commissioning a permanent public art installation at the Southside Community Center Skate Park, currently under construction. The skatepark, located at 6255 Old Warwick Road North, Chesterfield, VA, is being conceived as a regional (and potentially national) skatepark destination. Artists from across the United States and its territories are invited to submit their qualifications for consideration. Three to four artists will receive an honorarium of $2,000 each to submit a formal proposal for the project. Skatepark Schematic: https://www.rva.gov/sites/default/files/2021-04/Skatepark%20Schematic.pdf

RFQ Deadline: May 17, 2021

Honorarium for Draft Proposal: $2,000

Total Project Budget: $200,000 (inclusive of all artist’s fees, materials, insurance, fabrication, installation, travel and all other project-related expenses)

To Apply: https://rvapac.slideroom.com/#/permalink/program/60126

  • Contact Name: Susan Glasser
  • Contact Email: [email protected]
  • Contact Phone: (804) 646-7319