Title Public Art RFQ: Exterior Artworks
Organization City of Georgetown Arts and Culture Program
Closing Date Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Location Georgetown, TX
Information

Call to Artists: Request for Qualifications

The Arts and Culture Board for the City of Georgetown, TX is accepting qualifications from artists for the commission of a recycled street sign sculpture in the Texas Cultural District encompassing downtown Georgetown. The Board is seeking artists with demonstrated experience in repurposing used materials – including de-commissioned street signs and traffic signs– into sculptural works of art.

Submission Deadline: April 15th, 2020

ELIGIBILITY: This opportunity is open to all professional artists over the age of 18.

BUDGET: Up to three finalists will be selected by the Georgetown Arts and Culture Board to develop concept
proposals for this project. The total project budget for the selected commission is $7,500. Each finalist
will be paid a $500 stipend for his/her proposal. The selected artist will be paid $6,000 for the
commissioned work. Artist will be responsible for their own travel costs, housing, fabrication equipment,
and personal liability insurance.

INSTALLATION DATE: Installation will take place by September 15, 2020.

APPLY:
Full submission guidelines can be found here: https://arts.georgetown.org/call-to-artists-request-for-qualifications/
Applications will be submitted through Submittable.com here:  https://artsgeorgetown.submittable.com/Submit
No application fee required.

SELECTION: The artists selected by the Georgetown Arts and Culture Board to present a design proposal will
be notified by April 24th, 2020.

Questions: Contact Amanda Still at 512-930-8471 or Amanda.still@georgetown.org 

Website https://arts.georgetown.org/georgetown-arts-culture-board/