Notable Topekans and Public Art RFP

Notable Topekans and Public Art RFP
TOPEKA, KAN. – Today, on behalf of the Downtown Topeka Foundation, Architect One has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) to begin reviewing the proposals for sculptural artwork slated for installation on Kansas Avenue.

ARTSConnect and DTI are partnering with Architect One, PA to help promote the sculpture and public art RFP and the improvements it will bring to Downtown Topeka. The deadline for submitting a proposal will be October 28th at 2:00p CDT.

Please download the Press Release and RFP for additional information:

The RFP seeks design proposals from visual artists who will undertake the creation of the likenesses of eleven Notable Topekans and five public art sculptures that will be featured in the pocket parks. Five of the eleven Notable Topekan sculptures are included in the initial wave of redevelopment and are fully funded. The remaining six are subject to the procurement of additional funds. Five of the public art sculptures are to be included in the pockets parks designed with input from Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Capitol Federal, Security Benefit, Bartlett West, and US Bank.