unchARTed: Downtown Frederick, MD; Design Competition

  • Commissioning Entity: Downtown Frederick Partnership
  • Budget: $10000
  • Open Date: 2019-09-04
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 2019-11-04

Brief Description

A design competition and installation, unchARTed is sponsored by Downtown Frederick Partnership in cooperation with the Potomac Valley Architecture Foundation, AIA Potomac Valley and the Frederick Arts Council. All are encouraged to submit their ideas for design installations in pre-identified Downtown Frederick alleys. Entrants are asked to design a spatial installation that can be used for public events. The design must be able to be constructed within a seven day time frame. The winning installations will be in place for one year. The design installation proposal should activate alleyway spaces in Downtown Frederick, create interactive experiences that are memorable and create stronger connections within Downtown Frederick. The Partnership will grant up to three awards of $10,000 each. Selection will focus on design installations that have a high level of design quality, relate to the specific site and best meet the design criteria. downtownfrederick.org/uncharted