The First Capital Realty Public Sculpture Competition Deadline


Through this competition, in its 7th year running, First Capital Realty is offering the career defining opportunity of producing a sculptural work that will be prominently displayed on an exterior site of one of their shopping centres

The winner receives a $5000 prize, plus fabrication budget
Finalists each receive $350 materials budget
 

 
DateThursday, January 31, 2019 - 3:00pm

Email

Derek Sullivan: dsullivan@faculty.ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/fcr-competition.htm

The First Capital Realty Public Sculpture Competition

First Capital Realty, Canada’s leading owner, developer and operator of supermarket and drugstore anchored neighbourhood and community shopping centres, has made a substantial commitment to sponsoring a public sculpture competition available to all OCAD U students currently enrolled in 3rd and 4th year, Graduate Studies students, as well as recent graduates. Through this competition, in its 7th year running, First Capital Realty is offering the career defining opportunity of producing a sculptural work that will be prominently displayed on an exterior site of one of their shopping centres. In addition to providing an OCAD U student with this fantastic opportunity, one of First Capital Realty’s main goals of this collaboration is to "add aesthetic value to the property/ies and to enhance the experience of visitors to its centre."

The winner receives a $5000 prize, plus fabrication budget
Finalists each receive $350 materials budget

The winner of the competition will be announced on March 19th, 2019

The deadline for submissions is Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 3:00 p.m. 



FCR poster
DateThursday, January 31, 2019 - 3:00pm

Email

Derek Sullivan: dsullivan@faculty.ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/fcr-competition.htm

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Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 3:00pm

The First Capital Realty Public Sculpture Competition

First Capital Realty, Canada’s leading owner, developer and operator of supermarket and drugstore anchored neighbourhood and community shopping centres, has made a substantial commitment to sponsoring a public sculpture competition available to all OCAD U students currently enrolled in 3rd and 4th year, Graduate Studies students, as well as recent graduates. Through this competition, in its 7th year running, First Capital Realty is offering the career defining opportunity of producing a sculptural work that will be prominently displayed on an exterior site of one of their shopping centres. In addition to providing an OCAD U student with this fantastic opportunity, one of First Capital Realty’s main goals of this collaboration is to "add aesthetic value to the property/ies and to enhance the experience of visitors to its centre."

The winner receives a $5000 prize, plus fabrication budget
Finalists each receive $350 materials budget

The winner of the competition will be announced on March 19th, 2019

The deadline for submissions is Thursday, January 31, 2019 @ 3:00 p.m. 

Website: 
https://www.ocadu.ca/academics/faculty-of-art/fcr-competition.htm
Email: 
Derek Sullivan: dsullivan@faculty.ocadu.ca
FCR poster
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