Public Art Program Calls for Artists

As they become available, the City will share Calls for Artists, including Requests for Qualifications and Requests for Proposals.

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Calls for Artists

Digital Rendering of three adults entering a park and children playing in the center of the park

Tyrone Carney Park Entry Design

For reference only- RFQ deadline passed.

Art Memorial for Tyrone Carney Park - Dead

The City of Oakland is seeking an artist to design, fabricate and install a new permanent work of art for the Tyrone Carney Park located at the intersection of 105th Avenue and Acalanes Avenue in the Sobrante Park neighborhood of East Oakland. This opportunity is open to artists residing in Northern CA. Oakland artists are encouraged to apply. The project budget is $70,000.

Review the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for more details.

RFQ Addendum including deadline extension.

If you have a question about a listed opportunity please contact Public Art Coordinator Kristen Zaremba at or (510) 238-2155.