Call To Artists 2020

ARTIST SUBMISSION APPLICATION:

 APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 17, 2020

APPLICATION FEE: None

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

The City of Valdosta Public Art Advisory Committee along with Valdosta Main Street invite you to submit a mural rendering to be considered for our second large scale public art mural  project inside the City Center Arts District

~ Submission Guidelines~

 

◆ PROJECT THEME

A modern Doc Holliday that is representative of his historical ties to Downtown Valdosta but in a modern, vibrant, bold interpretive approach that also fits into the progressive and inclusive public art scene in our downtown arts district

 

◆ CLEAN

Submitted art should be not be offensive, political or socially unacceptable in nature

 

◆ 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

Size is 50' x 14' x 6' x 14'

 

◆ TIMELINE

-Art submissions until close of business on 8/17/2020

-Artist will be selected and notified no later than 09/01/2020

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

-Artist must have work completed no later than 10/04/2020

 

◆ 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 RTHRASHER@VALDOSTACITY.COM

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

August 17, 2020 (close of business)

 

SUBMISSIONS JURIED

Week of August 17, 2020

 

ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

Week of September 1, 2020

 

Why should you submit?

Be a part of history in the heat 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!