CLEARWATER, Fla. – The City of Clearwater is looking for an artist or team of artists to design an original logo that will serve as an artistic celebration of the City’s centennial anniversary. Professional artists and teams of artists ages 18 and older and residing in the Tampa Bay area are eligible to participate. The application deadline is Friday, Jan. 10, 2014 at 5 p.m. An honorarium of $1,000 will be awarded to the artist or team selected for their centennial design.
A professional artist is defined as a practicing fine artist, generally recognized by critics and peers as a professional of serious intent and ability. The logo must be indication of the history events, culture and/or natural beauty of the City of Clearwater.
A selection panel will include a minimum of five voting members, including one member of the Clearwater Public Art and Design Board and one artist or arts professional (designer, curator, collector, public art administrator, etc.). The panel may also include one or more non-voting advisors, deemed appropriate by city staff.
The city’s centennial is May 27, 2015. To find out where to submit a logo and for more information, contact Christopher Hubbard at (727) 562-4837 or send an email to Christopher.email@example.com.