City of Bellingham Seeks Artist for Roundabout Installation

Posted by City of Bellingham ; Posted on 
Contracted Services; Public Art - DEADLINE :  
City of Bellingham Seeks Artist for Roundabout Installation


Deadline: August 5, 2022 12:00pm
Budget: $80,000-$95,000

The City of Bellingham is seeking an artist or artist team to design, fabricate and install artwork for a prominent roundabout located at Horton Road and Cordata Parkway in Bellingham, WA. This is a gateway to a residential neighborhood with future residential development planned, and the City is interested in pieces that reflect the natural setting of the area and fits in well within the context of the site.

The selected artwork will be based on the following criteria:

Artist qualifications & experience (0-30 pts)
Project approach and understanding (0-20 pts)
Technical knowledge (0-15 pts)
Schedule and management (0-15 pts)
References (0-10 pts)

Project Timeline
August 5, 2022 (by Noon): Request for Qualifications deadline

September 9, 2022: Semi-finalists contacted

November 4, 2022: Deadline for semi-finalist submittals

Late November 2022: Semi-finalist interviews/meetings

Week of December 12, 2022: Finalist Announced

January 2023: Contract complete

Early Summer 2023: Installation

For more information and to apply, click here.