DEMO – Tippecanoe County Public Art Team Seeks Proposals


The Tippecanoe County Public Art Team, which manages the affairs of Tippecanoe County’s public art program, is currently seeking a qualified artist or team of artists working collaboratively to create a piece of public art at the 2nd Street Parking Garage, 215 Columbia Street, in downtown Lafayette.

The 2nd Street Parking Garage is a six level concrete structure. It is a frequently utilized building and is filled to capacity throughout the work week. There are two mural locationson the sixth, top, level. Artists may submit for one or both project sites; stipends of $1250 are available for each.

The design must be suitable and acceptable for public display for viewing by citizens of all ages. The project is to be completed by September 2, 2016.

Application Submission Procedure
1. Completed & Signed Application Form available at http //

2. Project Description (not to exceed 3 pages) – Give a brief overview of the project

3. Supporting Materials
These materials should convey the artistic intent, i.e., design renderings, examples of music, photos, preferred colors, visual materials to adequately illustrate the proposed work and your abilities as an artist.

4. Time Frame / Work Plan (project to be done by September 2, 2016)
Provide a brief outline of the steps involved in the proposed project with time requirements included.

5. Bio or Resume(s) – (not to exceed 3 pages)
Provide any information on previously related experience not to exceed three pages. Artists working collaboratively must submit a resume or other background information for each team member

6. Sample Work Portfolio
This may be a link to your website or up to 10 digital images.
All questions regarding the proposal shall be directed to

Tetia Lee, Tippecanoe Arts Federation
Proposals will be accepted until 4 00 p.m. May 16, 2016 at the Tippecanoe Arts Federation, 638 North St., Lafayette, IN 47901.

For the complete Request for Proposals, including eligibility and artist selection information, please follow this link http //