Call for Artists: Downtown Mural Gallery

  • Commissioning Entity: City of San Marcos
  • Budget: $
  • Open Date: 2021-05-27
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: Applicants in region of installation
  • Close Date: 2021-06-16

Brief Description

The City of San Marcos Mural Arts Committee and the San Marcos Main Street Program are partnering to commission local visual artists to design and paint 4’x 8’ panels to be displayed at an outdoor mural gallery on 111 MLK Street in San Marcos.

The project must display imagery that expresses the theme of Downtown’s vibe and vibrancy – past to future.
The artist stipend for this project is $1,000, inclusive of materials. Panels for the project will be provided by the City of San Marcos; artists will take them to their homes or studios to paint the mural panel, then deliver to the City at a designated time and location. The application deadline is June 16, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. CDT.

Full information, including submission guidelines, is available online at