St. Vital Fire Pit Plaza *SUBMISSIONS CLOSED*

Past Call to Artists and Artist-led Teams: St. Vital Park Fire Pit Plaza, Deadline was January 9, 2014

This opportunity is now closed.  Please check our website ( for current opportunities.


PUBLIC ART OPPORTUNITY: St. Vital Park Fire Pit Plaza

Local Call-to-Artists and Artist-led Teams for Expressions of Interest
The Deadline was January 9, 2014

The Winnipeg Arts Council invites local* artists and/or artist-led teams to submit expressions of interests to create a fire pit sculpture plaza in St. Vital Park.  The selected artist/team will create a contemporary artwork that functions as a wood-burning fire pit and seating plaza near the duck pond and new pavilion in one of Winnipeg’s largest regional parks.

*The artist/team must reside in, or in close proximity to, Winnipeg.

Budget: $127,000
Submissions Closed

Interested artists/teams must submit a complete application package to be considered.

Call-to-Artists and Application Materials (.pdf)

Site Plan (.pdf)

Topographic Survey (.pdf)

New Pavilion (.pdf)

An on-site information session was held on Tuesday, November 19 with WAC, City staff and the pavilion architects. Please download the Q & A summary (.pdf) for more information.


More information:
City of Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service RECREATIONAL RESIDENTIAL OPEN-AIR FIRES guidelines 
City of Winnipeg St. Vital Park Amenities Map

2010 City of Winnipeg Accessibilitiy Design Standards