CALL FOR DESIGNERS, ARTISTS & TECHNOLOGISTS: Let’s Create an Art & Tech Corridor at this Year’s 3 Rivers Arts Festival

homepage_15DEADLINE EXTENDED to Monday, November 30 NOON
This year is a brand new year for the Three Rivers Arts Festival. Under new management, the folks at the festival have asked us for a proposal to infuse leading edge technology into the art show this June. Throughout the month of November, we will be compiling proposals from creatives of all genres: design, robotics, interactive art, music, entertainment technology….and more! No idea is too big or too small — send us your proposals by November 20, 2009, or contact for more information.


The Pittsburgh Technology Council is in currently creating a proposal  to create an Art and Tech Corridor in the Cultural District during this year’s arts festival, and is looking for companies and individuals to participate – and showcase the innovation and creativity of our region.

DEADLINE: November 20, 2009

MEDIA: All tech related

WHO CAN SUBMIT: Any individual artist, group or business

ART SPECIFICATIONS: Indoor and outdoor space available. Gallery space, vacant buildings and storefronts. We will find space based on your proposal. Artwork must be available for display for a 10-day duration during the festival.

PROPOSAL SPECIFICATIONS: Email  a one-page proposal, one-page artist resume and any applicable images of related work to by November 20, 2009.

BUDGET: Please include any budgets or artist stipends necessary to complete your project.

NOTIFICATIONS: Selected artists will be notified after the Arts Festival Directors review, based on their recommendations. Notification will likely occur  in the February/March timeframe.

For more information, contact Kim Harvey at 412.918.4223.

~ by KChestneyHarvey on October 28, 2009.

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3 Responses to “CALL FOR DESIGNERS, ARTISTS & TECHNOLOGISTS: Let’s Create an Art & Tech Corridor at this Year’s 3 Rivers Arts Festival”

  1. Hi Kim -

    I just found out about this today, 11-17-09. Could you use a (stage) lighting designer? If so, let me know!


    ~ Wendy L. Rea

  2. Whenabouts is the actual festival, i.e. installation date and so on… even a rough date would help.

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