By February 23rd, Roz and Brian will tally scores from all of the members of the selection committee to determine the top three proposals. We will request video interviews from the top three candidates who received the highest number of total points (including any questions you include at the end of this form). If the selection committee feels that there is not a single proposal that meets all of the criteria, we may choose not to commission a new artwork.
FROM THE CALL FOR PROPOSALS. FOR YOUR REFERENCE.
2. The artwork’s design, medium, color and/or subject matter must complement thearchitecture of the building, and add color, warmth, and human interest to this heavilytrafficked area.
3. The public art piece must be made of durable materials able to withstand interiorconditions for up to 4 years. Student vandalism over time should also be taken intoaccount when selecting the materials for the project.
4. The design should relate to one of the four focuses of the Center for UndisciplinedResearch: sustainability, music, local cultures, or social justice. Additionally it should alsoconnect to student life on campus and the greater university community.
5. The mural must be suitable and acceptable for public viewing by the campus andexternal communities.
Artists will submit their project proposals via the online submission form(https://goo.gl/yV7RGy). Proposals should be submitted in PDF format with well-draftedsketches of the proposed piece embedded in the PDF. PDF should not exceed fivepages.
a. Name, email, and telephone numbers for the artist(s) submitting the proposal(one page);
i. If the proposal is being submitted by a team, it must include theaforementioned information for all members of the team. One member ofthe team should be selected as the primary applicant for the team andnoted in the proposal. The primary applicant will simply serve as thecontact person for the selection committee.
b. A written explanation of the visual content of the work (300 word max).
c. A written explanation of the concepts or purpose informing the visual imagery(300 word max).
d. A well-drafted sketch of the proposed imagery (to scale) (JPEG or PNG).
e. List of Expected Materials and Explanation of Expected Use of $2000 Budget;with this list, please include a comprehensive list of materials (including quantitynecessary for completion of the project), their costs, and potential locationswhere you would acquire the materials. It should be clear to the selectioncommittee that you have a strong understanding of how much the materials youintend to use will cost.