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Opportunity Type
Calls for Artists
Discipline
Multi-Disciplinary
Location
Atlanta, GA
Published
Oct 9, 2019
Closes
Oct 25, 2019

Call for Artists, Artisans & Craftspeople to Produce Public Art at Pittsburgh Yards ™

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 meredith.kooi@gmail.com  
 
Please send your questions and concerns to Meredith Kooi at ​meredith.kooi@gmail.com  
 
For more information on the Pittsburgh Yards project, please visit its website at http://www.pittsburghyards.com/   

For full Call for Artists, click here.