The Town of Cary, North Carolina is requesting qualifications from artists, or artist teams, to join the design team to create integrated artwork for a new four-level parking deck in downtown Cary. The finished artwork(s) for this project should be integrated into the building’s exterior and physical site and should assist in creating an appealing, distinctive, safe, and accessible parking facility that welcomes commuters and visitors to the area night and day.
The total award for artist compensation is $130,000 inclusive of design, drawings, construction oversight, travel to and from site, consultations with the project architect/design team as required, documentation, and a suggested contingency to cover unexpected expenses. The estimated construction budget is $ 5.4 mil. Public art construction material costs will come from the building’s façade construction enhancement budget of $ 1.2 mil.
Full information is available in the Request for Qualifications http://bit.ly/CaryPublicArt
Application Deadline: February 22, 2016 – received by 5:00 p.m. (EST) and only electronic submission is acceptable.