Canal Convergence 2023: Request for Temporary Public Art Proposals: Phase I
Deadline: Friday, April 7, 2023, 11:59 p.m. Arizona time (year-round daylight standard time)
Budget: We will accept budgets between $5,000 and $35,000 (USD).
Eligibility: All local, regional, and international artists, artist teams, architects, designers, and multimedia specialists are invited to submit a proposal. Due to evolving COVID-19 pandemic travel restrictions, international artists who apply must have remote installation as an option for their proposal.
Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.A.
Description: Scottsdale Public Art seeks proposals for outdoor, temporary public artworks to be featured in and around the Arizona Canal at the Scottsdale Waterfront in Scottsdale, Arizona. Canal Convergence will be on view for 10 days, from Nov. 3–12, 2023. Some projects may be selected to remain installed for an additional 1–2 months after the Canal Convergence event dates. This year’s central theme is “The Power of Play.”
This call is specifically targeting outdoor, light-based installations. Nighttime presence/activation is required, daytime presence/activation is encouraged.
For more detailed information about this RFP, the installation site, and how to create a successful proposal, download and review the RFP and Site Info PDFs.
Download the RFP Info Packet and Site Map Information here:
Canal Convergence 2023 RFP Info Packet: https://canalconvergence.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/Canal-Convergence-2023_RFP-FINAL.pdf
Canal Convergence 2023 Site Map Info:https://canalconvergence.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/Canal-Convergence-2023_RFP-Site-Map.pdf
How to Submit Your Proposal:
Submissions for Phase I will be accepted via Submittable.com.
Follow the link below to submit you application: https://scottsdalearts.submittable.com/submit/253354/canal-convergence-2023-request-for-temporary-public-art-proposals-phase-i