Muralists needed, Journeys South Mural Project
Posted by on November 3, 2008
Request for Qualifications for an exciting project with the City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program
This project, entitled “Journeys South” seeks to produce multiple works of art that explore the history, struggles, and traditions of South Philadelphia in a public setting. The project will explore the theme of immigration and migration as told through the histories of the peoples who settled there and shaped its character over almost four hundred years.
Within the document you will find additional information about eligibility and necessary items for submission. Please note, artists of all disciplines are encouraged to apply (ie, visual artists, poets, writers, performance artists). Only those artists that are considered will be interviewed mid-December.
Announcements of selected artists will be made by December 31, 2008.
Multiple artists or teams of artists will be chosen.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 3rd at 5 pm.
(*this project is not yet funded, funding is contingent upon grant approval in Spring 2009)
For all details, contact:
Lindsey S. Rosenberg
Director of Special Projects
- Chief Racial Equity Officer, City of Philadelphia
- Engagement Partnerships Consulting Manager, City of Philadelphia
- Education Manager, Al-Bustan
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