Broad Street Cultural Corridor Plaza Ground Mural at Daboll and Public streets

  • Commissioning Entity

    The City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism (ACT), Rhode Island Latino Arts (RILA), The Partnership for Providence Parks, Rec Centers, and Streetscapes (P3), and the Providence Streets Coalition (PSC)

  • Application Open Date

    03/10/2022

  • Application Deadline Date

    04/11/2022

  • Minimum Budget

    $

  • Maximum Budget

    $33800

  • Location of Commission:

    Rhode Island, United States, Providence

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty

    Applicants in state of installation

  • Contact Name

    Gina Rodriguez-Drix

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

  • Commission Document

    Document not uploaded

  • Brief Description

    The City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism (ACT), Rhode Island Latino Arts (RILA), The Partnership for Providence Parks, Rec Centers, and Streetscapes (P3), and the Providence Streets Coalition (PSC) invite RI-based muralists to install an original ground mural at the intersections of Daboll and Public Streets, and Public and Broad Streets. This ACT Public Art Civic Infrastructure project is funded in part by a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies through its Asphalt Art initiative. The awarded artist or artist team will be engaged in Spring 2022 and will work during Summer 2022 to install the mural.

    Applicants must be 18 years or older and hold a current Rhode Island home or studio address to be eligible to apply. Providence residents and/or artists with previous lived experience in Providence, as well as artists with ground mural experience, will be preferred.The total project budget is $33,800 of which $11,000 will be directly allocated to the artist or artist team.