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Bid Number: RFQ 01-1203-22
Bid Title: Mural(s) - Williamsburg Public Art Council
Category: RFQ - Request for Quotes
Status: Closed
Additional Status Information: Submitted Questions and Answers - Posted May 14, 2022
Bid Recipient: Joanna Skrabala


The Williamsburg Public Art Council is seeking design proposals from Virginia-based artists or artist teams for its Mural Program in Midtown Row. Before entering an agreement or contract for mural services, the City of Williamsburg reserves the right to conduct interviews with any respondents who submit information to augment the artist selection process.   

Through its Public Art Program, the Williamsburg Public Art Council wishes to celebrate the City’s past, present, and future with public art; enhance the City’s identity and economic vitality by encouraging people to spend more time in the City engaged with public art; and highlight and enhance the beauty and unique character of the City. 


The purpose of this RFQ is to solicit proposals from Virginia-based artists or artist teams; conduct an evaluation through the WPAC, its partners, and public comment, based on the criteria listed herein; and select a qualified artist or artist team that can demonstrate excellence while completing this project on time and within budget. If selected, the design and the resulting mural will be the exclusive property and expression of the City of Williamsburg. 

Publication Date/Time:
4/1/2022 4:35 PM
Publication Information:
Williamsburg Public Art Council - Mural(s)
Closing Date/Time:
5/16/2022 4:30 PM
Submittal Information:
City of Williamsburg; Attn: Joanna Skrabala; 401 Lafayette Street Williamsburg, VA 23185
Bid Opening Information:
May 16, 2022
Pre-bid Meeting:
Contact Person:
Joanna Skrabala
Business Hours:
8:00 - 4:30 pm
The project is open to all Virginia-based artists and artist teams, including students.

? Call is open to artists statewide; however, preference may be given to artists with a special connection to the greater Williamsburg area.

? Experience with public art and large murals is preferred, but not required.

? Artist(s) must be willing to meet all contractual obligations and adhere to the project timeline.

? Artist teams must designate a single point of contact. This person must be willing to sign all contracts and related documents for the compensation.

Special Requirements:
The City of Williamsburg’s Williamsburg Public Art Council (WPAC) requests your responses to the items enclosed. Please respond by the close of business on May 16, 2022. Any questions must be submitted in writing to Joanna Skrabala at least two business days prior to the closing date of May 16, 2022. Written quotation and response to the items listed below can be mailed to the attention of Joanna Skrabala at City of Williamsburg; 401 Lafayette Street; Williamsburg, VA 23185, email submission is acceptable but must be received on or before the closing date. If emailing, please send your email to
Any questions must be submitted in writing to Joanna Skrabala at least two business days prior to the closing date of May 16, 2022.

Any quotes received after the specified time and date will not be considered.

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