Artist Resources

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CALL FOR ARTISTS – REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS WESTMINSTER CROSSING MURAL PROJECT

Download Full Application & Instructions at bit.ly/3bazNIY
MURALS: Meta Housing Corporation and the City of Westminster are issuing a call for artist proposals for a set of two murals to be located on the corner of Locust and Westminster at 7122 Westminster Blvd., Westminster, CA 92683

 

SPECIFICATIONS: The two large-scale murals, approximately 14’ x 10’ each will frame the main entrance of the apartment building (see rendering). The exterior wall will mostly be unpainted stucco.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE:  Friday, March 6, 2020, 5:00 P.M.

STIPEND:  Artist will receive a $20,000 project stipend. Payments: 20% of the stipend will be paid within two weeks of a signed letter of agreement, 30% paid upon approval of final design, and 50% of the stipend will be paid upon completion of the murals. There is no application fee.


New! Innovations + Intersections California Grant Opportunities

The California Arts Council is currently accepting grant applications! Please look into this if interested!

– Accepting grant applications from arts organizations
– Focus areas: arts and wellness, arts and technology
– Grants up to $500,000 for three-year projects
– Open to communities and organizations of all sizes
– No funding match required
– Two-step application process
– Apply by April 14

[LINK HERE]


– Accepting proposals from organizations interested in providing arts services
– Focus on broadening the art and cultural disciplines of institution workshops
– Apply for up to $100,000
– Submissions accepted through the state Request for Proposals process
– Plain-language templated forms, instructions, and a video tutorial available for submission guidance
– Register for an informational webinar on Thursday, March 5 at 3:00 p.m.
– Apply by April 20

[LINK HERE]