- Opportunity Type
- Calls for Artists
- Atlanta, GA
Call for Artists, Artisans & Craftspeople to Produce Public Art at Pittsburgh Yards ™
Call for Artists, Artisans & Craftspeople to Produce Public Art at Pittsburgh Yards™ DUE October 27, 2019 BY 5:00 PM
Pittsburgh Yards is looking for artists and craftspeople from within the city of Atlanta to execute multiple public art projects for the first phase of its development.
Pittsburgh Yards, located at 352 University Avenue, is anticipated to be avibrant,living-wage job ecosystem that clusters a range of businesses together including industrial, office, and administrative, along with artistic and creative enterprises, prioritizing NPU-V and Capitol View Manor. Phase I of development includes the adaptive reuse of an existing 61,000 square foot structure into a commercial village of small businesses and a business-centric container yard along the BeltLine. Once complete, the hope is that Pittsburgh Yards will be a vibrant space where residents can work, create, shop, and play.
These art projects are being led by design firm Grafite with curatorial assistance by Pittsburgh resident Meredith Kooi.
Timeline Applications Due: October 27, 2019 by 5:00pm
Notifications: November 11, 2019
Progress Check: December 8, 2019 (* November 30, 2019 for House Structure)
Completion: Mid January 2020 (* December 1, 2019 for House Structure)
Please see each project description for application requirements including a budget. Project descriptions available here in full Call for Artists.
Both digital and hard copies are accepted. Digital applications can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send your questions and concerns to Meredith Kooi at email@example.com
For more information on the Pittsburgh Yards project, please visit its website at http://www.pittsburghyards.com/