Designer Sought for Historical Public Art for Chestermere - a project by Chestermere Historical Foundation.
WANTED: a designer experienced in designing outdoor public art; preferably from the Chestermere area. If interested please supply photos, details on previous work, and reference.
PROJECT: Using historical materials ( ½ palate of bricks from first Summer Village office, two cast bronze plaques approx. 45cm x 35 cm, the letters T O W N in burnished steel, three brass numbers 1 5 6 from original building) design an artistic piece of sculpture/public art which is weather proof, safe and could be mounted on a concrete base which, if needed, could be moved. should reflect the history of this municipality from its inception as a Summer Village to a City. A third cast bronze plaque will be commissioned explaining the history & significance of the materials. That piece (size same as other bronze pieces) should be included in the design. Other materials may be used to complete the piece.
LOCATION: Park area near Lift Station #10 off Chestermere Blvd and Rainbow Road ( NE corner of this intersection).
CONSTRUCTION: Tendered by Chestermere Historical Foundation.
TIME FRAME: Installation intended for spring 2020. Competition open until suitable designer found.