Texas Tech Seeks Sculpture for Sports Center

Jones Sports Center Call for Artists

Learn how you can apply for this opportunity for a sculpture commission:

Texas Tech Jones Sports Center Call for Artists

Summary: The Texas Tech University System seeks to commission a professional artist to create site-specific exterior sculpture(s) to be placed on the grounds of the Jones AT&T Sports Performance Center.

Public art will be placed in front of the building as a beacon to the center

Budget: $150,000

Deadline: June 7, 2016, 3pm Central time

How to apply: via PublicArtist.org

Eligibility Requirements: All professional artists are eligible.

Special Notes: Applications must include concept sketch.

This is the first phase of a 2 phase project

Submitting artists should consider lighting and other elements that will draw attention to the sculpture at various times throughout the day. They may also want to consider finding ways to make the piece interactive. Water features are highly discouraged, but the selected artist may have an opportunity to collaborate with landscape architects for the project.

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