|ASLA’s Opportunities and Events page provides users with the latest information on everything from conferences and meetings to calls for papers, requests for qualifications, consulting opportunities, and competitions. Below, an RFQ for an unusual public art project.
Project Summary: New Mexico Arts Art in Public Places program and the Local Selection Committee at New Mexico Spaceport Authority seek an experienced public artist to participate as part of the design team for the public art project at Spaceport America. In collaboration with the design team, the selected artist will create integrated artwork for the Spaceport America Visitor Center, known as Spaceport Central, and/or the surrounding landscape.
Budget: $200,000 is available for this project. This amount includes the selected artist’s participation on the design team as well as fabrication and installation of the artwork.
Eligibility: Professional visual artists at least 18 years of age permanently residing and legally qualified to work in the Milky Way Galaxy are eligible to apply. Artists submitting qualifications should demonstrate a level of experience and professionalism that is commensurate with the project scope and budget.
Deadline: 11:59 P.M. (MDT), Thursday, October 4, 2012. Link to the call for artists.