Call for Public Art - Oconee Rivers Greenway (SPLOST 2011 Project #9) - N Oconee Access Rd

  1. Call Summary
  2. Project Overview & Site Description
  3. Public Art Goals & Criteria
  4. Eligibility
  5. Budget
  6. Timeline

Call Summary: 

The Athens Cultural Affairs Commission (ACAC) invites professional artists to submit a submit qualifications and concept sketch for a mural/multi-media mural public art concept for the Oconee Rivers Greenway (ORG) trail construction project in Athens, Georgia. The selected artist(s) will work with the ACAC and government staff to create public art that enhances the project and complements the selected site. 

Final Proposal Submissions:

All proposals must be submitted to Athens-Clarke County’s online system of calls for entry, care of the Athens Cultural Affairs Commission. 

All of the following must accompany your submission to be considered by the selection panel: 

1. Contact information, including your name(s), mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail. Please do not submit any other proposal items that would directly identify you to the selection panel (including links to website). 

2. A resume highlighting your credentials and related experience. 

3. Contact information for at least three (3) professional references. 

4. Concept sketch to give a general idea of mural/multimedia mural concept.

5. Please indicate your interest in mentoring a local artist as part of the project. (Yes or No)

Contact: 

Tatiana Veneruso

Public Art Coordinator, Athens-Clarke County, Leisure Services Department, Arts Division

tatiana.veneruso@accgov.com