REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS Project: Chihuahuan Desert Habitat, El Paso Zoo Budget: $300,000 Deadline to Apply: 5:00pm (MST), September 30, 2015

CALL TO ARTISTS The City of El Paso’s Museums and Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD) Public Art Program and the El Paso Zoo is pleased to invite professional artists/teams living in the United States to submit qualifications for a percent-for-art commission for the Chihuahaun Desert Habitat at the El Paso Zoo that addresses the themes of connection and wonder. The project is seeking an artist who will work with the design team and the El Paso Zoo to identify appropriate sites and applications for public art and to subsequently design, fabricate and install artwork at the site.

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Open Call to Artists for October 2015 at Carroll Museums

People have played games for millennia. Play is not only an escape, but also a tool for learning how to live in the world around us. Games help us connect with one another, build skill sets, and most importantly exercise the human imagination. It is through our imaginations that all possibilities can be conceived: alternate universes, creative problem solving, or even to better understand the stranger next door.

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The Maryland State Arts Council will present GFO Information Sessions providing a description of the Grants for Organizations program and will give assistance to you with your application for funding. Each session will include a break-out session to answer specific questions.

Learn more about GFO applications, processes and ask questions directly of the GFO Program Directors. For more information on the GFO program visit: www.msac.org/programs/grants-organizations.

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