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Title of Artist Call: RFQ: DCPL Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Reading Room Ceiling
Organization: D.C. Public Library

Call Summary: The District of Columbia Public Library (DCPL) Public Art Program is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) and statements of interest from individual artists, designers or art/design teams for a ceiling treatment to be produced in conjunction with the modernization of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial (Central) Library, at 901 G St. NW. This is an opportunity to design a signature visual feature of the Library’s Grand Reading Room, drawing upon the Library’s vast Special Collections archive of D.C. history. Applicants are asked to submit samples of past work, along with a statement of interest that explains the relevance of past work to this opportunity, by August 31, 2017. From this application, a professional Review Panel will award stipends to a group of semifinalists who will develop full proposals this fall. This call is open applicants 18 or older; must be available for intermittent meetings during 2018 and to oversee installation in 2019. Apply at: http://bit.ly/2h7CByp

Who Can Apply: Open to Everyone
Discipline: Visual Arts
Submission Deadline: August 31, 2017
For more information, please contact Natalie Campbell at [email protected] or visit http://bit.ly/2h7CByp

Complete details on this call may also be found by downloading the informational packet below.