Call for Texas Artists: Lift Station 25 Trompe-l’œil Mural- Wichita Falls, TX

  • Commissioning Entity

    Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture

  • Application Open Date

    04/22/2022

  • Application Deadline Date

    07/15/2022

  • Minimum Budget

    $

  • Maximum Budget

    $7000

  • Location of Commission:

    TX, USA, Wichita Falls

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty

    Applicants in state of installation

  • Contact Name

    Ann Arnold-Ogden

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

    940-500-4453

  • Commission Document

    Document not uploaded

  • Brief Description

    The City of Wichita Falls (City) has collaborated with the Wichita Falls Alliance of Arts & Culture (Alliance) to commission a professional visual artist or artist team to design and paint a four-sided, full-building mural on the exterior walls of a sewer lift station. A lift station is a pumping station that moves wastewater from a lower elevation to a higher elevation. It is located on Midwestern Parkway, within Weeks Park, across from the intersection of Midwestern Parkway and Irving Place, in Wichita Falls, Texas. The selected artist (or artist team) will be paid a fee of $200 to develop a preliminary concept. The artist or artist team’s fee will be $7,000. This is an all-inclusive fee for artist services related to final design, mural production, and mural installation. The total budget for the mural is $12,413.00 including artist(s) fees, supplies, materials, and equipment, project management, fabrication, and mural. Please see commission document for additional information and instructions.