Clover Hill Park International Public Park Competition / by Justin Ridgeway

  May 6, 2015   City of Toronto Call to Artists for Expression of Interest (EOI) Artist Required for Public Artwork Value of the Awarded Commission: $400,000.00 CAD   Location: Clover Hill Park – St. Joseph Street and Bay Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada     Project Profile:   The City of Toronto Arts & Culture Services is working with Parks, Forestry & Recreation and the Ward 27 Councillor's Office on the high-profile re-development of Clover Hill Park. The park will provide a multi-faceted gathering space within an urban setting, serving as a cultural and community venue.     One (1) Public Art Opportunity:   A new sculpture / public artwork will be provided by a professional artist, selected through an open international competition.   Two-stage Competition:   This is a two-stage, open international competition. In the first stage, five artists will be selected to develop concept proposals. For the second stage, each artist will be paid a fee to develop a project proposal based on a Terms of Reference document provided by Arts & Culture Services.   For full competition and submission details please refer to the City of Toronto's website: Clover Hill Public Art Competition www.toronto.ca/publicart-comps   Submissions must be received by 4:00 PM, Friday June 5, 2015     Award of Contract:   The Terms of Reference will specify the commissioning of a sculptural artwork awarded to the winning artist as a design and build contract. The artwork is to be installed by fall of 2016. The project budget is estimated at $400,000.00 CAD.

 

May 6, 2015

 

City of Toronto Call to Artists for Expression of Interest (EOI)

Artist Required for Public Artwork

Value of the Awarded Commission: $400,000.00 CAD

 

Location: Clover Hill Park – St. Joseph Street and Bay Street

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 

 

Project Profile:

 

The City of Toronto Arts & Culture Services is working with Parks, Forestry & Recreation and the Ward 27 Councillor's Office on the high-profile re-development of Clover Hill Park. The park will provide a multi-faceted gathering space within an urban setting, serving as a cultural and community venue.

 

 

One (1) Public Art Opportunity:

 

A new sculpture / public artwork will be provided by a professional artist, selected through an open international competition.

 

Two-stage Competition:

 

This is a two-stage, open international competition. In the first stage, five artists will be selected to develop concept proposals. For the second stage, each artist will be paid a fee to develop a project proposal based on a Terms of Reference document provided by Arts & Culture Services.

 

For full competition and submission details please refer to the City of Toronto's website: Clover Hill Public Art Competition www.toronto.ca/publicart-comps

 

Submissions must be received by 4:00 PM, Friday June 5, 2015

 

 

Award of Contract:

 

The Terms of Reference will specify the commissioning of a sculptural artwork awarded to the winning artist as a design and build contract. The artwork is to be installed by fall of 2016. The project budget is estimated at $400,000.00 CAD.