Public Art Calls

Browse through the current Calls for Submissions, Expressions of Interest, and Public Engagement Opportunities.

Nectar Alley, Brendan Browne, 2021

Current Calls

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Call for Expressions of Interest: OKI Sign Artwork

The City of Lethbridge acknowledges that we are gathered on the lands of the Niitsitapi | Blackfoot peoples and respects the contributions of Blackfoot and all Indigenous peoples people past, present and future, while recognizing and respecting their cultural heritage, beliefs and relationship to the land. The City of Lethbridge is also home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3.The City of Lethbridge, through Opportunity Lethbridge, the Indigenous Relations Office and the Public Art Pro......
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Past Calls

Call for New Public Members – City of Lethbridge Public Art Committee

The City of Lethbridge Public Art Committee provides leadership and support to the City in the coordination and implementation of the Public Art Master Plan and associated policies. The Committee is an administrative committee of the Recreation and Culture Department at the City of Lethbridge. The Committee operates in an advisory capacity, reporting its activities to City Council as required. Public members receive a modest honorarium for participation on the Committee.The City of L...
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Call for Artists – Southern Alberta Ethnic Association Vinyl Wrap

EOI Submission deadline: EXTENDED November 10, 2022

The City of Lethbridge Public Art Program is seeking an artist to design an artwork to be used to vinyl wrap on the entrance canopy of the Multicultural Centre. Artists will be commissioned to provide a design for the vinyl wrap, which is 318” wide and 24” high. Artists are not responsible for the fabrication and installation of the vinyl wrap. This work will be completed by City of Lethbridge contractors. Th...
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Call for Expressions of Interest: Community Murals

EOI Submission deadline: October 31, 2023 at 4:30pm MTThe City of Lethbridge Public Art Program is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) for community murals. A mural is an artwork painted or applied directly on a wall. Murals help add vibrancy to our community by activating public spaces, promoting community expression, and deterring graffiti vandalism. EOIs can be submitted by either building owners seeking a mural on an exterior building wall, or by an artist who is seeki...
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Call for Artists: Logan Boulet Arena “Ripple Effect”

EOI Submission deadline: August 7, 2023 at 4:30pm MTThe City of Lethbridge Public Art Program is seeking an artist to design a multi-site artwork to be used as a vinyl wrap on windows above the entrance of the Logan Boulet Arena on 9th Ave N and 13th Street South, and on the Zamboni used for ice maintenance at that location. The windows stretch across the upper façade and allow for light into offices and changing rooms on the second floor of the buil...
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Call for Artists: Festival Square and 7th Street Vinyl Wraps

EOI Submission deadline: June 30, 2023 at 4:30pm local timeIn partnership with the City of Lethbridge Public Art Program, Opportunity Lethbridge is seeking artists to design artworks to be used to vinyl wrap utility boxes located around Festival Square. The boxes to be wrapped are a variety of sizes and shapes. Artists will be commissioned to provide designs for the vinyl wraps but will not be responsible for fabrication and installation of the wraps. This work will be compl...
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Call for Artists: Traffic Control Box Vinyl Wrapping

EOI Submission deadline: June 12, 2023 at 4:30pm local time The City of Lethbridge Public Art Program is seeking multiple artists to design artworks to be used to vinyl wrap traffic control boxes located along 13th Street. The boxes themselves are one of two styles, placed at the corner of all intersections with traffic lights. Artists will be commissioned to provide designs for the vinyl wraps. Artists are not responsible for the fabrication and installation of the vinyl w...
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Call for Artists: Indigenous Legacy Commemoration Project

EOI Submission deadline: March 24, 2023In response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, the City of Lethbridge adopted the Reconciliation Implementation Plan in 2017, in partnership with the Lethbridge Indigenous Sharing Network.The City of Lethbridge is seeking Expressions of Interests from Indigenous artists to facilitate a community engagement process in support of two commemoration initiatives: Residential School Survivors Commemoration and Missing a...
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