Minoru Centre for Active Living, Inaugural Artist-in-Residence (RFP)

City of Richmond

The City of Richmond Public Art Program seeks an artist or artist team with socially oriented practices to engage culturally diverse and multi-generational audiences in anticipation of the opening of Minoru Centre for Active Living, a new multi-purpose civic facility due for completion in summer 2018 in Minoru Park. This inaugural artist-in-residence opportunity invites professional artists with experience engaging seniors, adults, youth, children and individuals with special needs in performance or socially-engaged forms of artistic expression. The artwork will aim to foster individual creative expression and introduce Richmond residents to the amenities of the facility. The artist project will contribute to the programming of the grand opening celebration for this new facility, anticipated for summer 2018.


Budget: $15,000 CAD
Eligibility: Professional artists residing in British Columbia
Deadline: February 22, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. PST
Duration: April 2018 – April 2019


For more information and how to apply: www.richmond.ca/culture/publicart/opportunities