City Seeks Artists for Civic Construction Projects

Press Release

Press Release - City of Elk Grove Seeks Artists for Civic Construction Projects

Posted: 10/24/2018

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The City of Elk Grove invites local, regional and national artists and/or artist teams to submit their qualifications for a variety of projects for the city’s Civic Center and Animal Shelter. The deadline for submissions is
Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 4:00 p.m.

The City has issued a request for qualifications (RFQ) for the following artwork:

  • A sculpture representing “music” for the Civic Center’s Commons ($25,000 budget);
  • An outdoor installation at the entrance of the Animal Shelter ($110,000 budget);
  • Interior artwork to be installed in the Animal Shelter lobby ($42,000 budget); and
  • Sequenced interior wall hangings for the adoption hallway of the Animal Shelter ($36,000 budget).

Public art is paid for by the City’s Percent for the Arts program. This program sets aside a percentage of public construction project funding to support public art.

For the application and more information on the project visit the City’s request for proposal page at

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