Okun Fieldhouse Mural Project

  • Commissioning Entity: Johnson County Park & Recreation District
  • Budget: $76000
  • Open Date: 12/20/2021
  • Commissioning Location: United States
  • Geographic Eligibility: All
  • Close Date: 01/25/2022

Brief Description

JCPRD seeks an artist or artists’ teams who are proficient in the creation of a site-specific mural focused on the theme of nature, highlighting the vital role the Mill Creek Streamway plays as a vital source of water and ecosystem in our area. This may include Kansas specific flora, fauna, trees, birds, animals and species that make up this ecosystem. Durability and low maintenance of all mural materials is required. The artist must ensure that the mural is protected against graffiti and ultraviolet rays. The artist may create the mural using acrylic paint. The size of the wall where the mural will be located is approximately 4500 square feet (25’ H x 180’ W). The wall is made of sheet metal.