Call for Mural Artist at 902 Elmwood Ave- Buffalo NY

  • Commissioning Entity

    Arts Services Inc

  • Application Open Date

    06/16/2022

  • Application Deadline Date

    06/27/2022

  • Minimum Budget

    $

  • Maximum Budget

    $8000

  • Location of Commission

    Buffalo, New York, United States

  • Commission Portal

    View Link

  • Geographic Eligibilty

    All

  • Contact Name

  • Contact Email

    [email protected]

  • Contact Phone

  • Commission Document

    Document not uploaded

  • Brief Description

    Arts Services Inc. of Western New York (ASI), on behalf of Assembly member Jon D. Rivera’s Office and the Elmwood Village Association (EVA), invites artists in all appropriate mediums (2- dimensional and 3-dimensional) from throughout Western New York to submit proposals for an outdoor public art project located at 902 Elmwood Ave in Buffalo, NY.

    Project Background and Goals

    902 Elmwood Ave is located in the Elmwood Village in Buffalo, NY. Assembly member Jon D. Rivera’s Office is seeking an imaginative design for the south-facing wall of the building. The chosen work should:

    • Proposed design should connect to the themes of gardens and the outdoors, music, and/or diversity and inclusion.
    • Proposed design should embody the EVA’s goals of community and improving quality of life.
    • Encompass section outlined in attached image - 20’ length and 12’ height on the second story of the building. Proposals using paint and/or outdoor wall wraps will be considered.
    • Have an expected lifespan of three to five (3-5) years unprotected from the elements with repairs and maintenance to be completed by the artist at no expense to the building owner during this period.

    Please see commission link document for full application information and instructions.