RFP - Temporary Public Art: Downtown Banner Program

City of Mississauga


Temporary Public Art: Downtown Banner Program

DEADLINE: Monday, March 25, 2019 by 4:00 p.m. EST

The City of Mississauga invites Canadian professional artists or artist teams to submit proposals to create original banner artwork for Mississauga’s downtown, Civic Centre area. Banners will be installed along Living Arts Drive, Prince of Wales Drive, and Princess Royal Drive, creating a captivating and vibrant visual presence from June to November 2019.

The commissioned artist(s) will be responsible for developing artistic content and creating six designs to illustrate the theme. The City of Mississauga will be responsible for the fabrication and installation of the banners. High resolution digital files will be due to the City of Mississauga on May 6, 2019, for banner installation by June 7, 2019.

Through colourful, high-impact, thoughtful works, the Downtown Banner Program creates a sense of place and celebrates it.

The commissioned artist(s) will receive $7,000.00 + HST for banner design. Fabrication and installation costs are covered by the City of Mississauga and are not included in this fee.

To learn more about this opportunity, including eligibility criteria and submission requirements, visit https://culture.mississauga.ca/event/temporary-public-art-downtown-banner-program.

Any requests for clarification and questions regarding this artist opportunity must be submitted in writing via email to .