The City of Minneapolis Art in Public Places Program is pleased to invite public artists or artist teams to apply to design a public art work for a plaza adjacent to the Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired 3rd Avenue South Bridge over Interstate 94. This public art project will be a tribute to Sharon Sayles Belton, the first female and first African American to serve as the Mayor of Minneapolis. One artists or a team of two artists may apply. Three finalists will be selected to create possible designs for an artwork to be installed by September 15, 2013. The project budget is $180,000.
Applications must be received by Thursday, February 28, 4:00 p.m.
Artist Informational Meeting, February 13, 3:30-4:30 p.m.,
Crown Roller Mill, 105 5th Avenue South, Suite 200, Minneapolis, MN 55401
For more information, view the full Call for Artists at http://www.minneapolismn.gov/finance/procurement/procurement_professional-services.