Embudo Valley Library releases Artist Request For Qualifications for 4 small projects.

Felicity Fonseca
September 11, 2020

This RFQ solicits work to improve and enhance the park area at Embudo Valley Library.  Works of art must be original, one-of-a-kind, and site-specific.


This request for qualifications is for local artists,makers, or technologists.  


There are 4 small projects:

Project 1:  Create and Install two public benches.  Project must be complete by December 11, 2020.  Budget: $1,250 per bench.


Project 2:  Create and install two fully ADA accessible outdoor tables of a suitable size for at least 6 people. Project must be complete by December 11,2020.  Budget:  $1,250 per outdoor table.


Project 3 and 4:  Two projects to bring life and community engagement to the Embudo Valley Library grounds and park.  Works of art to be created based on community cultural assets.  Works of art can be play features for children and families. Producers will work with 2 or more community members through some manner of community engagement.  Cultural assets and needs of the project include the heritage of agriculture, fruit growing,food traditions, acequias, play features, and seating.  Projects must be completed by April 30, 2021. Budget:  $4,250 per project.  

See below for the detailed RFQ and Insturctions.