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Call for Public Art at Indianapolis International Airport

The Indianapolis Airport Authority (“IAA”) invites artists to submit proposals to temporarily install a work of art at Indianapolis International Airport. This opportunity is for one free-standing work of art to remain on display in one of two sites in the North Terminal Garden for two (2) years, starting in July 2014. Artists responding to this RFP must be at least 18 years of age and reside in the states of Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Kentucky, Ohio, Wisconsin or Missouri. IAA will pay the artist of the selected artwork a fee of $5,000 for the two-year loan period, plus will reimburse the artist for up to $5,000 in direct expenses related to transportation, installation and deinstallation of the work. Artists must have, or be willing to obtain, at least $2M of general liability and damage insurance covering the artwork during transportation, installation and deinstallation. Visit http://www.indianapolisairport.com/information_news/art_temporaryExhibits.aspx for full Request for Proposals with site images. Apply at http://www.callforentry.org (search call listings under “Proposals” and “Indiana”). There is no application fee, and it is free to create an account on callforentry.org. Application deadline: February 3, 2014.
The Indianapolis Airport Authority (“IAA”) and The Nature Conservancy/Indiana invite artists to submit photographs and photo-based artworks highlighting the natural beauty of Indiana, to be selected through a competition process for display at Indianapolis International Airport for a three-month period beginning in May 2014. The competition is open to professional and amateur photographers regardless of residence or citizenship. Photographers must be age 13 or older. Photo-based artworks that include other media are eligible for submission. The photographed location must be within the State of Indiana and preference will be given to images of The Nature Conservancy preserves within Indiana. Awards will be designated from among the artworks selected to be exhibited at the airport. Submit application through www.callforentry.org; search for the competition under the call type “Photography” and the state “Indiana.” This service is free to use and there is no charge to enter the competition, but in order to enter the competition applicants must set up a personal account and comply with the upload guidelines on the website. Application deadline is February 1, 2014.

For a full prospectus, visit http://www.indianapolisairport.com/information_news/art_temporaryExhibits.aspx