Calling All Artists for Bus Rapid Transit Project

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Calling All Artists for Bus Rapid Transit ProjectREQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND PROPOSAL (RFQ/P) FOR ART SERVICES – BUS RAPID TRANSIT (BRT) PROJECT

BRT BusThe City of FRESNO (City) is accepting qualifications and proposals from artists/teams to provide ART SERVICES for the BRT PROJECT. The proposed project is a 15.7 mile BRT corridor extending from north Fresno through downtown to the east. The route will follow Blackstone Avenue in the northern corridor, through downtown, and continue east along Ventura/Kings Canyon Road. Along the route, there will be 51 stations that allow passengers to access the buses. Each station will include a custom designed shelter, railings, passenger waiting amenities, and signage on raised platforms to facilitate easy and quick access to the buses.

The City is seeking to commission one to six artists/teams to design, fabricate, and possibly install functionally integrated public art for this project.

Interested artists/teams may obtain a copy of the RFQ/P for ART SERVICES through The City of Fresno Bid opportunities at www.fresno.gov

BID SUBMISSION DEADLINE

Prior to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2013

Submit completed Bids to:

Judith Nishi
Community Coordinator
City of Fresno Department of Transportation
Fresno Area Express (FAX)
2223 G Street
Administration Building
Fresno, CA 93706-1600
(559) 621-1455

For more information about this project contact Lilia Gonzales Chavez at Lilia@fresnoartscouncil.org

 

 
 

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