Request for Proposals- Public Art, Halifax Central Library
Halifax Regional Municipality
Request for Proposals #P12-039
Public Art, Halifax Central Library
The Halifax Regional Municipality is seeking qualified professional artists and artist-led collaborative groups to participate in a design process for the inclusion of public art in the construction of the new Halifax Central Library. This Request for Proposals (RFP) process is a one-stage solicitation process that will select an artist to produce a signature public artwork for the new Central Library. Interested parties are asked to refer to Request for Proposals #P12-039 as the document of record for this process.
Background: The Central Library is being designed by local architecture firm Fowler Bauld & Mitchell in partnership with the European firm schmidt hammer lassen.
- the current design stage of the Central Library
- a selection of past public art projects that have been integrated into buildings designed by schmidt hammer lassen
- summaries of themes and feedback emerging from each of the five public consultation meetings in the design phase of the Halifax Central Library.
Questions concerning the Request for Qualifications process should be directed to Stephen Terry, Senior Procurement Consultant, at (902) 490-2175 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
Questions of a technical nature should be addressed to Jamie MacLellan, Public Art Facilitator, at (902) 490-1039 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.