SQUARE UPTOWN STATION – CALLS FOR INTERIOR ART SUBMISSIONS

Square is in search of Oakland-based artists to create art for the new 200,000 sq ft office at Uptown Station. The commissioned art should express how Square’s Oakland presence can intersect with the diverse business community there. The pieces should embody Square’s brand and mission of Economic Empowerment and equally reflect Oakland’s unique, vibrant culture. Create an art piece of your media that artistically expresses Square’s purpose of economic empowerment. The art should reflect interests in a positive and diverse working community. Note: The Square logo should not be included in the art piece. We are excited to see interpretation of the purpose of economic empowerment, branding is not an essential element. All art and its elements approved by the Square Team. The art visual content to be suitable for a workplace interior.

The Request for Proposal timeline is as follows:
Request for RFP: August 1, 2019
Deadline for Bidders to Submit Questions: August 20, 2019
Square Responds to Bidder Questions: August 30, 2019
Submission Deadline: September 15, 2019
Selection of Top Bidders / Notification to Unsuccessful Bidders: September 30, 2019
Start of Negotiation: October 1, 2019
Contract Award / Notification to Unsuccessful Bidders: October 15, 2019

Venue Name: SQUARE HEADQUARTERS
Contact Name: Michael Francis
Contact Phone: (415) 595-3978
Contact Email: oakland-art@squareup.com