Artists interested in being considered for a public art commission for the City of Austin must apply through PublicArtist.org. All professional artists, with a consistent body of work in any visual art media, are eligible to apply.
Austin Fire Department / Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services (AFD/EMS) Station #47 Onion Creek
Art in Public Places (AIPP) seeks to commission a professional artist, or artist team, to create artwork for a new combined Fire and EMS Station that will serve the Onion Creek area. The project has a total budget of $90,000, and is open to visual artists who live or work in Austin and neighboring Travis, Williamson, Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Burnet and Blanco counties. The application deadline is 5:00PM (CST), Thursday, January 12, 2017.
An Artist Information Meeting will be held on Wednesday, December 14, 5:30-6:30PM, at the Cultural Arts Division offices at 201 E. 2nd Street (Austin, TX). Parking, which AIPP will validate, is available in the Convention Center Garage located on Brazos Street between Cesar Chavez and 2nd Streets.