Art Opportunities

Call to Artists – Artwork Design Services for Temporary Construction Site Banners

DEADLINE: WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 at 5 pm (PDT) via SlideRoom

 

Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

Artwork Design Services for Temporary Construction Site Visual Mitigation Banners • Westside Purple (D Line) Extension Project, Section 3 • Westwood/VA Hospital Station

Metro Art invites visual artists and artist teams to submit their qualifications for an opportunity to design four (4) original, site-responsive artworks for large-scale temporary banners to be affixed to sound barrier walls surrounding the Westwood/VA Hospital Station construction site, as part of a visual mitigation measure for the Purple (D Line) Extension Project.

Request for Qualifications

  • To read the complete Request for Qualifications (RFQ), click here and download  the 19-page PDF.
  • To preview the application on SlideRoom, click here.
  • Submit qualifications via SlideRoom no later than Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 5 pm (PDT).

Information Session

Metro Art will host an online information session for applicants on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 from 2-3 p.m. (PDT). This session will cover background on Metro Art, the Call for Mitigation Banner Artwork for the Westwood/VA Hospital station, an overview of eligibility and application requirements. Applicants are encouraged to attend. The session will be recorded and archived within one week of the presentation to watch anytime on this page. >> RSVP via Eventbrite

Questions & Answers (Q & A)

Questions? Email us at artistopportunities@metro.net. Each week we will respond below to questions sent in the previous week and post them here. E-mails should have the subject line: Westwood/VA Hospital Station Temporary Construction Site Visual Mitigation Banners Clarification. The last day to submit questions is Wednesday, July 13,  2022, by 4 pm PDT and the last update to the Q&A will be posted on Friday,  July 15,  2022, by 5 pm PDT. A PDF document will be updated weekly and linked on this page.  >> Download questions received 6/16-6/23/22