Bus Shelter Design Competition: You, Me and the Bus II

Sponsor: Athens (GA) Arts Council

Type: Open, National, one-stage

Language: English

Fee: US$60.00 (check or money order)

Eligibility: Open to designers, artists, architects and students who are residents of the U.S. Winning candidates must be prepared to associate with a Georgia licensed design professional provided by Athens Area Arts Council if they are not already licensed in Georgia.


12 December 2008 – Deadline for submissions

31 January 2009 – Winners notified

31 March 2009 – Construction drawing due


Each design will be awarded $5,000 in design fees.


A budget of $9,160 for each shelter must accommodate: Cost of all materials, fabrication and shipping (in one piece) to Athens-Clarke County Transit Storage Facility

Each shelter must accommodate three people and a wheelchair: 12’ wide x 5’ deep x 8’ tall (maximum)

For questions, contact:

YOUMEANDTHE BUS@athensarts.org

Website: www.athensarts.org