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Northglenn, CO Seeks Sculptures for Permanent Installation

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Northglenn, CO Seeks Sculptures for Permanent Installation
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Northglenn Arts and Humanities Foundation (NAHF), acting on behalf of the City of Northglenn, Colorado, invites proposals from artists (individual or teams) to design, fabricate, and install a series of sculptures on four existing sculpture pads for the new Webster Lake Promenade. The successful proposal for the commissioned, site-specific, permanent art installation will include details of the design, fabrication, and installation of artwork.

Budget: $100,000 inclusive of fabrication, travel, transportation and installation

Eligibility:  Artists over 18 and working in the United States

Project Description
The selected artist or team will design, fabricate and install the sculptures for the four pads detailed on the map.

Proposals must include the medium/materials/application technique to be used to create a durable installation. No hanging sculptures, wooden sculptures, or water features.

Multiple proposals are allowed. You must create a Café profile and registration for each proposal. Each proposal allows for images and video.

Artwork Location Description
The sculpture pads are 9’10” diameter circles made of poured concrete. Four light fixtures per pad are installed with electricity. Fixtures are 6’4″ across from each other. The existing lighting can be used, changed or removed. No height restrictions.

Site History
The NAHF, founded in 1990, provides funding for quality youth theatre, public art, and other cultural endeavors in the Denver, Colorado area’s north metro communities. The Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) provides major funding for Art On Parade.

Selection Process
Proposals will be reviewed by site stakeholders including NAHF, Northglenn Urban Renewal Authority, Hawkins Development, and City staff. The winner will be selected by May, 2017 and design, fabrication, and installation is expected to begin soon after.

Selection Criteria
Images must be unique and free from copyright restrictions.  All proposals will be screened to ensure artistic merit and appropriateness for outdoor display.

How to Apply

Apply only through the CaFE system.  The system is free to use and there are no application or registration fees.  Do not mail or email your application!

QUESTIONS?  Contact Michael Stricker, 303-450-8727 or by email mstricker@northglenn.org

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