Current Public Art Competition

Public Art Proposal Call – Canada 150

Saanich is seeking submissions from artists for a work of public art to commemorate Canada’s 150th Anniversary.  A Jury of community members, artists and Saanich staff has been chosen to review proposals and to choose a winning work of art. 

The proposed location for the art work is within Cedar Hill Park near the Cedar Hill Arts Centre as shown in the map here.  The total budget for the art work is $65,000.00 Cnd dollars, inclusive of all expenses and taxes the artist may have.

The proposal call is open until 4:30 pm May 7, 2018.  The Terms of Reference and competition application form is available at saanich.ca/publicart and from the Planning Department at the Municipal Hall (770 Vernon Ave.).

Any questions may be directed to Public Art Coordinator, Planning Department, District of Saanich at planning@saanich.ca or (250)475-5471.

An artist information open house will be held on Thursday, April 12th, 2018.  Drop in anytime between 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm at Cedar Hill Recreation and Arts Centre (3220 Cedar Hill Road).

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