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Artist Call – Shellmound/Powell Street Bridge

PROJECT: The City of Emeryville, CA has issued a Request for Qualifications to solicit applications from teams comprised of artists, lighting designers, and landscape architects to: 1) design, fabricate and install a multi-media public art installation incorporating a lighting component and other artistic elements for the Shellmound/Powell Street Bridge and the nearby public right-of-way areas and, 2) provide two written documents that suggest themes, locations, and unified concepts for art installations and landscape improvements on both adjacent private property and public rights of way.

BUDGET: Not to exceed $280,000 for the Bridge Art and for production of the two written documents.

QUALIFICATIONS: The project is open to artists residing in the US who, as a team, meet the minimum qualifications as indicated on the RFQ.

DEADLINE: November 15, 2013 Midnight Mountain Standard Time


QUESTIONS: Direct all questions via email only

Questions and their answers received by November 8 will be shared with all email addresses emailed to by November 8, 2013. Questions after this time may not be answered.

Deadline: 11-15-2013
Public Art Program
Emeryville, CA

Contact Information
Contact: Amber Evans

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