Call to Artists
Artists interested in applying to Richmond Public Art opportunities may find the brochure Guidance for Applying to Public Art Calls helpful in preparing applications for consideration by a Selection Panel.
Minoru Centre for Active Living,
Request for Proposals (RFP)
The City of Richmond Public Art Program seeks an artist or artist team with socially oriented practices to engage culturally diverse and multi-generational audiences in anticipation of the opening of Minoru Centre for Active Living, a new multi-purpose civic facility due for completion in summer 2018 in Minoru Park. This inaugural artist-in-residence opportunity invites professional artists with experience engaging seniors, adults, youth, children and individuals with special needs in performance or socially-engaged forms of artistic expression. The artwork will aim to foster individual creative expression and introduce Richmond residents to the amenities of the facility. The artist project will contribute to the programming of the grand opening celebration for this new facility, anticipated for summer 2018.
Budget: $15,000 CAD
Eligibility: Professional artists residing in British Columbia
Deadline: February 22, 2018 at 5:00 pm PST
Duration: April 2018 – April 2019
For more information on how to apply, please download MCAL Artist Residency RFP
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Storm and Sanitary Sewer Access Cover Design
Request for Artist Proposals (RFP)
The Richmond Public Art Program, in partnership with Engineering and Public Works, invites professional artists residing in Canada to submit proposals for sewer access cover designs. Two artists or artist teams will be selected. This is an excellent opportunity for artists working in two-dimensional media including drawing, printmaking, illustration and graphic design. The sewer access covers will be installed throughout the City of Richmond to replace decommissioned covers and for new infrastructure and building developments.
|Artist Budget:||Up to $2,500 CAD each|
|Eligibility:||Artists residing in Canada|
|Extended Deadline:||Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 5:00pm PST|