The Norman Public Arts Board is working to enhance Norman’s image locally, regionally and nationally by insuring the creation of the highest quality art for display in our community’s public places. The NPAB believes that public art has the possibility of defining a community, enriching cultural diversity, stimulating economic activity, and encouraging all forms of artistic endeavors.
If you would like to donate to the NPAB by giving through your City of Norman Utility Bill, please download this PAB Donation Agreement, and return to the City of Norman, Treasury Division, PO Box 5599, Norman, OK 73070-5599.
For more information on the members of the Norman Public Arts Board, visit the City of Norman site.
For questions regarding membership, please contact the NAC at 405-360-1162.
Request for Duck Proposals — Deadline: 4:00 p.m. Friday, November 22 2013
The Norman Public Arts Board (PAB), on behalf of the Norman Arts Council and the City of Norman, seeks an artist (or team of artists) to design and enhance/paint fabricated fiberglass sculptures of a duck with a patriotic theme. Three sculptures will be placed in Reaves Park (located at Jenkins Avenue between Timberdell and Constitution). The exact location of the sculptures with be determined at a future date. It is the intent of the Public Arts Board, in the future, to produce additional fiberglass sculptures in other Norman parks. This RFP is for three separate ducks and three submissions will be selected.
Applications are due at 4 p.m. Friday, November 22, 2013. Physical copies can be picked up at MAINSITE Contemporary Art, 122 E. Main, Norman or downloaded here.