City of Port Moody seeking Artist Qualifications for StreetArts Banners Program


The City of Port Moody is seeking an artist, or artist team, to create artwork suitable for a series of printed street banners. This Call for Qualifications has been prepared to solicit interest from artists experienced with public art, budgeting and art design.

The StreetArts banners are expected to introduce colour and a sense of excitement to neighbourhoods identified in the cultural strategic plan.

The goals of this project are to:

a. commission one design for a series of printed street banners
b. commission a design using the theme – Flora and Fauna Native to Port Moody
c. engage the viewer
d. provide an artistic amenity for the enjoyment of residents and visitors

The objective of the art for this project is to meet the goals of the City of the Arts Cultural Strategic Plan, which is to “integrate the arts into everyday life”.

The public art objective for this project is that the artwork reflects the following theme and guiding statements:

a. Theme: Flora and Fauna Native to Port Moody
b. Guiding Statement: plants and animals native to Port Moody area

For more information and a complete copy of the Call for Qualficiations visit the Arts News page http://www.portmoody.ca/index.aspx?page=125 at the City of Port Moody’s webpage http://www.portmoody.ca/



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