Public Art Request for Qualifications
Budget: $200,000 Deadline: 5 p.m. on Wednesday, January 31
The City of Glendale is seeking a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from experienced artists or artist teams to design, fabricate and install artwork for two public art opportunities at the new Heroes Regional Park Library in Glendale, Arizona. Total project budget for both opportunities is $200,000. For more information, please call 623-930-3557 or Mvahabzadeh@glendaleaz.com. Download RFQ Application
The 2018 Glendale Plein Air Painting
Competition and Event Promenade on Palmaire – at the Chocolate Affaire
Saturday, February 10, 8 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Artists are invited to paint outdoor scenes throughout Glendale, including the historic downtown area, which will be filled with all kinds of chocolate, people and entertainment on Saturday, February 10, during the Plein Air Painting Competition held at the Glendale Chocolate Affaire. Artists must be at least 18 years old to participate, bring their own materials and easels and register with competition officials prior to any work being done. Registration is free and will take place the day of the event between 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the Promenade on Palmaire. Judging will take place at 4 p.m. Winning artists will receive Purchase Awards and the paintings will become part of the City’s permanent art collection. This event is presented by the Glendale Public Art Program. Guidelines | Flyer
Valley-Wide Artist Opportunities
First Annual Sonoran Desert Plein Air Festival April 6, 7 & 8 Click here for rules and deadlines.