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Design and Installation of Artwork
Oct 26th, 2009

Description: 
The City University Construction Fund is seeking an Artist to design and install a site-specific outdoor art installation as part of the new Performing Arts Center project at Brooklyn College.  The purpose of this project is to create dynamic and exciting artwork which complements and enhances the new surrounding landscape immediately adjacent to the new Performing Arts Center building.
 
Brooklyn College is one of the City University of New York’s eleven senior colleges.  The Performing Arts Center will create a new home for the Music and Theater Departments, and will consist of Performance Spaces, Practice Rooms, performance support spaces, and new site work & landscaping.  The new building will be approximately 60,000 GSF and will replace an outdated wing of Whitman Hall.  The project is currently in design.  The art installation budget is approximately $300,000 including installation costs.

Artists that wish to be considered for this project should submit three (3) copies of a brochure or digital disk(s) with a list and Design and  images of a minimum of (2) similar completed projects installed in an outdoor environment (as detailed in the Evaluation Criteria listed below), including description of the project, client names and contact information.  

Proposals are due Monday, November 16, 2009 at 12:00 p.m.  Proposals are to be submitted to:
Michael Feeney
Chief of Consultant Contracts
555 West 57th Street, Room 1140
New York, NY 10019
 
The following criteria will be used by CUNY to evaluate the submissions to this solicitation.
EVALUATION CRITERIA
1. Experience with projects of similar scope and size                                  40 pts.
2. Experience with governmental agencies                                                 30 pts.
3. Appropriateness of projects for outdoor public space                               30 pts.
Total                                                                                                      100 pts.

Minority Sub-Contracting Goal: 7.25%
Women Owned Sub-Contracting Goal: 4.75%
Proposal Due Date: 11/16/2009 12:00 PM
Contract Term: TBD
Location: The Response to this solicitation is to be delivered to the address below.

Contact:    

Michael Feeney Dept. of Design, Construction & Management
City University of New York (CUNY)
555 West 57th Street
New York,NY 10019
Phone: 212 541-0440
Fax: (212) 541-0168
www.cuny.edu


Contact 2:

 

Submit To:

Michael Feeney Dept. of Design, Construction & Management
City University of New York (CUNY)
555 West 57th Street
New York,NY 10019
Phone: 212 541-0440
Fax: (212) 541-0168