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Edmonton | Call to Canadian Artists :: Milner Library Public Art Project (RFQ)

edmonton arts council An INFORMATION SESSION will be held: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Kinross Room – 2nd Floor, Prince of Wales Armouries Heritage Centre, 10440 108 avenue (see map for access)

RSVP is required by Monday, August 14, 2017 – the event will be cancelled with low response, please email Robert Harpin or phone 780-424-2787 ext. 231

The Milner Library public art competition, open to professional artists residing in Canada, is held in accordance with the City of Edmonton policy “Percent for Art to Provide and Encourage Art in Public Areas” (C458C).

The Edmonton Arts Council, on behalf of the City of Edmonton and the Edmonton Public Library, is seeking a Canadian artist or artist team to create an artwork to be installed on the interior atrium wall of the Stanley A. Milner Library.

Artwork mediums can include, but are not limited to, murals, bas relief, sculpture, and mosaic. Artworks can use a portion of, or the entire wall of the atrium.

Budget: $280,000.00 CAD (maximum, all inclusive)

Deadline for Submissions: 4:30 pm MST on Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Installation: Spring 2020

For more information, please contact Robert Harpin, Pubic Art Officer by email or call 780-424-2787 ext 231. Download the full call (pdf)

The Edmonton Arts Council is committed to equity in all aspects of its work, and invites proposals from all potentially interested artists. 

For more information, contact the Edmonton Arts Council: phone (780) 424–2787 or e-mail.