Call To Artists 2020

ARTIST SUBMISSION APPLICATION:

 APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 16, 2020

APPLICATION FEE: None

 LOCATION: West end of Bennie's Alley between The Firm & Gud Coffee | between Patterson Street and Toombs Street parking lot

 

~ Submission Guidelines~

 

◆ PROJECT THEME

While there is no theme to this mural it should be noted that Downtown Valdosta & the City Center Arts District focuses on art that is bright, bold, progressive, contemporary, inspirational, interactive and can include symbolism of our community and or Downtown district or not. Because this is a public art mural, submissions that are not family friendly, too mature in nature or convey any political overtones will not be considered.

 

◆ MEDIUM

Paint that is for outdoor use and is acceptable for application on stucco, plaster and metal surfaces

 The mural will be painted on a exterior wall on Bennie's Alley in Downtown Valdosta

◆ SIZE

not to exceed 50' x 14' (usage of wall space is left up to artists)

 

◆ TIMELINE

-Art submissions until close of business on 9/16/2020

-Artist will be selected and notified no later than 10/01/2020

- Artists may begin work as soon as notified of acceptance & paint type is verified

-Artist must have work completed by agreed upon date

 

◆ COMPENSATION

Artist will supply their own supplies, tools, equipment or anything else that might be needed to complete the project. You will need to submit your compensation requirements along with your mural rendering

 

Total Compensation for project: Undetermined

 

~WHO MAY APPLY~

Individual artists or a artists lead group.

 

~ OTHER REQUIREMENTS & REMINDERS ~

 

Please include all contact information as well as a scaled rendering of your proposed work. If you have completed any large scale murals or public art pieces, please include those for reference. 

COMPENSATION REQUIREMENTS MUST BE INCLUDED

SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED IN PERSON AT  VALDOSTA MAIN STREET, 300 N LEE ST, FIRST FLOOR, INSIDE CITY HALL ANNEX -OR- DIGITALLY TO downtowninfo@valdostacity.com

 

 

 

Why should you submit?

Be a part of history in the heart of our community. Downtown Valdosta is not only the heart of the City Center Arts District but is home to numerous public art projects, galleries, unique architecture, art driven classes as well as a culinary art hub of the city. Your name/names can not only be added to a list of incredible public art artisans Downtown, but you will also be known as a contributor to the thriving downtown art community!

 

Click here to submit your work! 

 

Bennie's Alley Mural