The all inclusive project budget is $20,000, which must include artist fee, travel, research, design, execution, insurance, engineering, taxes, site preparation and materials. The city will provide onsite installation assistance and equipment as needed.
The selected site is the Phoenix Building located at 101 E Vine Street in Lexington, KY. The artwork can be a three-dimensional work or mural/ mosaic. Artists may work with medium(s) of their choice. The measurements for the artwork are 12 ft by 16 ft (please see picture below). The city will assist with the installation of the artwork.
There will be a site visit with interested artists to view the building at February 10, 2017 at 10 am.
Artists may submit up to 3 project proposals for the Phoenix Building and must provide examples of past work.
Site visit with interest artists Friday, February 10, 2017 at 10 am
Deadline for Proposals Friday, March 10, 2017
Artist Notification The week of March 20, 2017
Finalize Composition & Artist Contract Friday, March 24, 2017
Presentation to the Urban County Arts Review Board Wednesday, March, 29, 2017
Artwork Completion Friday, June 30, 2017