New artist opportunities along the Expo Line

Metro Expo Line, Phase 2

Metro Expo Line: Phase 2 – Seven New Rail Stations

Artists are invited to submit qualifications for exciting art opportunities at seven future Metro Rail stations in Los Angeles County. One artist will be selected for each station. These are ideal opportunities for both emerging and established artists with a background in two-dimensional media and an interest in public art. Prior public art experience is not a requirement.

For more information, Download the Call to Artists.

Deadline:  Monday, July 2, 2012

Metro Expo Line: Phase 2 – Iconic Sculpture Opportunity

Artists are invited to submit qualifications for a major art opportunity at the forthcoming Metro Rail terminus station in Santa Monica. This is a prime opportunity for artists with significant experience in public art to create a sculptural artwork in a highly prominent station location.

For more information, Download the Call to Artists.

Deadline:  Monday, July 9, 2012

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  1. So, Diane, are you in favor of art as part of Metro projects, or no?
    Do you don’t like the are that is there? Isn’t that likely to happen with any art?

    About the Gold Line Bridge: “The original concept for the bridge design was envisioned by internationally-recognized and award-winning artist Andrew Leicester, selected to be the project’s Design Concept Advisor following a competitive, international search.” So, there was a competitive search and the artist draws insipration from the native culture. These are bad things? BTW, the higher resoultion pictures show the baskets better and the theme is carried in the cross member. Wait and see if it is not better than the picture.

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