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Mount Pleasant Fire Station 7 Public Art Project

​Description The City of Calgary Public Art Program and the Calgary Fire Department are seeking a professional artist or artist team with established public art and community cultural development experience for a permanent public art project at the Mount Pleasant Fire Station 7. 
The Calgary Fire Department is rebuilding the Mount Pleasant Fire Station at 2708 Fourth St. N.W. A new fire station will allow the Calgary Fire Department to better provide emergency services to the community.
This is an exciting opportunity to create a site –specific public artwork providing a connection to the Calgary Fire Department and the citizen’s they serve.
​Public Art Budget ​$63K
​Year Approved ​2015

​The call for artists for this project has now closed. The chosen artist will be announced once the selection panel and contractual processes are complete.

As part of our commitment to provide a variety of opportunities for emerging public artists, we are pleased to offer a mentorship opportunity as part of this project. View the mentorship call to artists to learn more. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 4 p.m. MST.

​Expected Completion ​2017