The Belmont Community Association seeks to commission a local artist to create and install art along the eastern side of Seigle Avenue, starting immediately north of the railroad underpass between Otts and Van Every Streets (see map on the last page of the RFP). The art may be in the form of a mural, installation, or other concepts that will engage Belmont’s residents and visitors.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
RFP Issuer: Belmont Community Association, Charlotte, North Carolina
RFP Issue Date: Monday, September 30, 2019
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 by 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Responses to be submitted by email to email@example.com. Applications will not be accepted after the Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:59 pm (EST) deadline. Please note that the issuer will be available to answer questions about the RFP via email until 5:00 pm (EST) on Saturday, October 19, 2019. All questions and answers will be posted below on this project page.
|September 30, 2019||RFP released.|
|October 19, 2019||Deadline for artists to ask questions about the RFP process. All questions and answers will be posted on the project page.|
|October 22, 2019||RFP response submission deadline.|
|October 29, 2019||Invitations extended to up to 3 finalists to present concepts. The concepts will also be made available online for community review.|
|November 2, 2019||Finalists to present concepts at a drop-in style community meeting.|
|November 8, 2019||Community voting on artist concepts closes.|
|November 16, 2019||Final selection of artist/concept.|
|March 15, 2020||Art installation completed.|
QUESTIONS FROM APPLICANTS ABOUT RFP PROCESS
- There is a 5′ long section that is 8.5′ tall.
- There is a 65.2′ long section that is 6.5′ tall.
- There is a 19.75′ long section that is 5′ tall.
- There is a small triangle shaped section that may or may not be included in your proposal. Its vertical line is 5.75′ tall, its horizontal line (along ground) is 7.5′ long, and it’s diagonal line is 8.5′ long.
SEIGLE AVENUE WALL ART PROJECT RFP
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CAST YOUR VOTE FOR ARTIST SELECTION
A brand new art project is coming to Belmont! The Belmont Community Association issued a request for proposals to commission an artist to develop and install art on the brick wall on Seigle Ave. (between the RR bridge and Van Every St.). Cast your vote for which concept you would like to see created.