Thursday, April 15, 2010
Seeking All Artists
The Village of Oak Park invites local artists to submit concepts for murals on the retaining walls along the Green Line railroad corridor in Oak Park. Eight artists and concepts will be selected.
Each artist will receive $500 for materials upon selection and a $500 stipend when mural is completed.
Finished size - 6' x 8' or 6' x 11'
Medium - Paint (should be weather resistant)
Selection criteria - Artistic merit, appropriateness and originality
Deadline to apply is 5 p.m, Tuesday, April 20.
To apply, dowload an application form at
www.oak-park.us and submit it along with a rendering to:
Village Manager's Office
123 Madison Street
Oak Park, IL 60302
Oak Park Area Arts Council
P.O. Box 950
Oak Park, Illinois 60303
For more information, call the Village of Oak Park at (708) 358-5770 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.