San Francisco Arts Commission (CA), National Request for Qualifications: San Francisco International Airport (SFO), TSA Security Screening Checkpoint Large-scale Suspended Artwork
Deadline: April 17th, 2017, 11:59pm PST
From their call: Artists who applied to the recent SFO T1 redevelopment RFQ need not reply to this RFQ. Your work will automatically be considered for this opportunity. However, if you would like to submit a portfolio which is more specific to this project, you may do so.
Applicants who apply to this RFQ may also be considered for a similar commission for a large-scale suspended sculpture at a new city building tower designed for 1500 Mission St. (estimated completion 2019).
Applications are available through SlideRoom (https://sfgov.slideroom.com), an online application system for calls for entry. There is no charge to artists for using SlideRoom. Please be sure to allow adequate time to submit your application as technical difficulties can occur. Applications that are mailed, emailed, faxed, or hand-delivered will not be considered.
Please note that Arts Commission staff will be available to answer questions about this call until 5 p.m. (PST) on the deadline date, April 17, 2017.
SlideRoom technical support is available Monday – Saturday by email, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. (CST) firstname.lastname@example.org.
Project Budget: The artwork budget is $820,000. This includes the design, fabrication and transportation of artwork to San Francisco International Airport. A contractor will install the artwork under a separate agreement with the Arts Commission.
- Eligibility is open to professional, practicing artists who reside or have gallery representation in the United States.
- Artists must have completed a project of similar scope; a large-scale suspended artwork or sculpture with a minimum budget of $250,000.
- Entries not meeting eligibility guidelines will be withdrawn from consideration.
Website link for more detailed information: http://www.sfartscommission.org/pubartcollection/calls-for-artists/2017/02/28/rfq-san-francisco-international-airport-terminal-1-tsa-security-screening-checkpoint-large-scale-suspended-artwork/