The TX-RMOMS network aims to improve infant health and maternal care among women living in southwest Texas, specifically in the counties of Val Verde, Uvalde, Edwards, Real, Kinney, and Zavala. Help us capture the unique essence of healing and hope inspired by images of women and children from the rural counties listed above.
Recipients of selected artworks will receive a $250.00 gift card. Up to 20 artworks may be selected.
If selected University Health will receive photographic images electronically and fabricate them onto metal for hanging. Please do not submit photographs that are politically charged, religious based, show excessive nudity, depict violence or traumatic events (stabbing, blood, sharp objects) or use imagery that symbolize death. These will not be accepted.
Artwork must also:
Exclude imagery that has negative cultural association such as cacti or owls.
University Health and its Salud-Arte: Art of Healing Program strive to create and commission artworks that reflect aesthetic and technical quality and foster a welcoming, uplifting environment for healing. Submitted photographs for the Women’s and Children’s Hospital will be an aesthetically pleasing focal point for patients, visitors, and staff alike. The artwork must consider the safety of the hospital’s visitors and should be easy to clean and maintain.
|Artwork Location Description
All selected artworks will be displayed at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital located with the Medical Center at 4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, Texas.
The project is open to everyone 18 years and older, residing in the counties of Val Verde, Uvalde, Edwards, Real, Kinney, and Zavala. All applicants, regardless of race, sex, religion, nationality, origin or disability, will be considered.
Work examples: 5
Letter of Interest: 100 word maximum
Please include contact phone, email, and mailing address.
|Artists are NOT allowed to apply in teams.|
Submitted photographs will be reviewed by the RMOMS Committee. The RMOMS Committee reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses received through this RFP. Artists are strongly discouraged from mailing or hand delivering physical materials or samples of artwork for the committee’s consideration. Any materials received will not be returned to the artist.
By entering the contest, each contestant warrants that the submission is the contestant’s original work. Original artwork submitted becomes the property of University Health and Contestant hereby consents to its use by University Health. Winners must assign all copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights related to their entries to University Health. In consideration of participating in the contest, contestant releases, discharges, and agrees to indemnify and hold harmless University Health from any claim arising from the use or display of the Contestant's submitted artwork.
For technical questions about this RFP or the application process, please contact:
Crystal Hollis at email@example.com or at 210-701-0775 (9am – 5pm CST/CDT, Monday-Friday)
For any other assistance or program questions :
Laura Farley: firstname.lastname@example.org
Allison Hays Lane: Allison.email@example.com
The call will be open 1/15/2022 through 1/15/2023 at 10:59PM CST.
A decision will be announced by Spring 2023
|Contact Information||Laura Farley
|Emailing Submission Instructions