Call for artwork for Chief Sealth Trail
from the Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs eNewsletter
"The Office, in partnership with the Seattle Department of Transportation, seeks an artist to create an artwork for the second phase of the Chief Sealth Trail, which connects the city's Beacon Hill neighborhood with the Rainier Valley in Southeast Seattle. Work to extend the multipurpose trail west of Beacon Avenue South will begin this summer, with completion expected by the end of the year. The artwork—intended to mark the trail extension and enliven the streetscape—will be located where the trail will cross Beacon Avenue South at South Dawson Street.
The call is open to professional artists residing in Washington, Oregon, California, Montana or Idaho. The project budget is $50,000. Application deadline is 11 p.m., Tuesday, March 16. To preview the call and a link to the online application. "