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City of Newport RFP for Mural Restoration and Renewal

City of Newport RFP for Mural Restoration Renewal Project

CITY OF NEWPORT, OREGON REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS MURAL RESTORATION AND RENEWAL PROJECT SUBMIT PROPOSAL TO: Peggy Hawker, City Recorder/Special Projects Director City of Newport 169 SW Coast Highway Newport, Oregon 97365 Due Date: October 27, 2017 by 3:00 P.M., PDT A. Proposer Entity

The City of Newport (“City”) is seeking an artist, or artist team, to restore various murals on public and private buildings in the city.This opportunity is open to artists with public art experience, with preference given to local artists, and those with verifiable mural creation or restoration experience.

The majority of the murals are located on Newport’s Historic Bayfront on private buildings. The city will enter into agreements with the private property owners to effect the restoration of murals on private buildings.

B. Intent

The murals that dot the city, and particularly Newport’s Historic Bayfront, are viewed and enjoyed by residents and visitors,

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Call for Art Watershed Art Group, Ashland, OR

A Call for Art Watershed Art Group Requests Proposal for Sculpture Installation Bandersnatch Trail, Ashland Watershed, Ashland, Oregon

The Watershed Art Group, in cooperation with the City of Ashland Public Arts Commission, with assistance of a grant from the Haines and Friends Fund, is seeking proposals for a three dimensional sculpture to be permanently installed along Bandersnatch Trail in the Ashland Watershed as part of the Watershed Art Project’s “Art Trail.” The concept will be initially displayed in Ashland, and will eventually become the second piece to be situated on the trail. It will follow the well-received “Pacific Fisher” created by Jeremy Criswell of Jacksonville, Oregon. We are including the possibility of sculptures made from natural materials in the Watershed as well as ephemeral art.

The Watershed Art Group is calling for proposals for sculpture for the second piece on the Bandersnatch “Art Trail” Please review the Request For Proposals/Call

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City of Ashland Request for Proposals

The City of Ashland’s Public Arts Commission invites artists to submit 2-dimensional plans and drawings for artwork for electric utility boxes along or near Calle Guanajuato in downtown Ashland.

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