Aerial view of the River Strict in the sunset

Artist call for River District Town Centre

The River District is a 126-acre masterplan community on the banks of the Fraser River in Vancouver, south of Marine Way and from Kerr Street to Boundary Road.

We are seeking 2 artists to design permanent public artworks that will be reproduced as 2 installations within the vibrant River District Town Centre. 

Artist eligibility criteria

This opportunity is open to artists who:

  • Are emerging, semi-established, or established
  • Have varying abilities, experiences, and mediums

Artists who identify as Indigenous Host Nations (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and səlilwətaɬ), Urban Indigenous, Two-Spirit, Black, racialized, LGBTQIA+, or disabled are encouraged to apply.

Artists working in cultural traditional artmaking techniques or contemporary mediums are welcomed.

No previous public art experience is required.

An online information session will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2024. Register now  

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