Call for Proposals for Outdoor Artwork - Perspectives
Department of Canadian Heritage
Canadian Heritage is seeking a dynamic, impactful image that conveys the theme ‘Perspectives’. This theme reflects the diverse ways that Canadians see themselves, their communities and their country.The winning image will be reproduced on exterior-quality graphic film and installed on the York Street Steps for a one-year period starting in spring 2019. The York Street Steps are in a high visibility location in the core of Canada’s Capital Region linking the historic ByWard Market district to Major’s Hill Park and Parliament Hill.
This Call for Proposals is open to all Canadian visual artists, photographers, graphic designers and illustrators between the ages of 18 and 35. All genres will be considered – figurative, abstract, collage, trompe l’oeil, optical illusion, pattern, etc.The winning artist will receive a fee of $3,000 for the exhibition of their artwork.
The deadline to apply is March 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. (EDT). If you would like to receive the competition documents to prepare your submission, please email PCH.artpublic-publicart.PCH@canada.ca with the subject line “Perspectives 2019.”
Appel de propositions – Œuvre d’art public extérieur
Date butoir pour l’envoi de soumission : 25 mars 2019 – 16 h (HNE)
Expositions temporaires – Art public – Patrimoine canadien