EASTERN - Call for Expressions of Interest

City of North Vancouver

Anthem Properties, through the City of North Vancouver Developer Public Art Program seeks an artist
or artist team to create a public artwork for their 13-storey residential development in the Central Lonsdale area at 1600 Eastern in the City of North Vancouver. Envisioned as a highly-accessible, livable and family friendly development, Eastern will provide 225 rental housing units in this dynamic and evolving urban neighbourhood.

The public art opportunity is for an artwork on the exterior walls of the building entrance at the corner of Eastern Avenue and East 17th Street, with the potential for an expanded series or sequence of related artworks in the open green spaces along Eastern Avenue, towards the planned new public park. The identified public art opportunity allows for a wide range of possibilities in 3-dimensional and 2-dimensional form and media, including light.

With high public visibility and accessibility, public art at this site location will provide a significant contribution to the experience and enjoyment of the public realm creating a welcoming and engaging context for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists.

Budget:  $102,500 CAD

Eligibility guidelines: Local, Regional, National and International professional artist or artist teams.

Submission Deadline:  Friday, July 13, 2018

Please note: Incomplete submissions will not be accepted. Only short-listed artists will be contacted due to the number of submissions received.

Email submissions and questions to:
Aderyn Davies, Ballard Fine Art Ltd.
604 922 6843

More info: https://www.nvrc.ca/arts-culture/public-art/public-art-calls/public-art-call-expressions-interest-eastern