Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Philadelphia- Mural Arts Program

Philadelphia Department of Recreation
Phone: (215) 683-3689 Fax 683-3597
Origin: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Announcement Information
Title: Philadelphia Department of Recreation Mural Arts Program
Type: Percent & Public RFP's
Category: Other
Regional* Deadline: Ongoing - It is our mission to represent the work of diverse artists in order to enrich our neighborhoods and communities. We strive to appropriately match artists with mural-painting and teaching opportunities throughout the City of Philadelphia. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and reviewed as project opportunities become available. Please know that the number of applications we receive exceeds the number of opportunities that are available in a given mural season. Therefore, we will contact you as project selections are made. We will also include you on our mailing list and inform you of related opportunities. You are welcome to update your file with us at any time.

The complete application will include: a completed artist application as well as a current resume and 10 slides or color photocopies (xeroxes) of your work. Although you are welcome to send images of work in any medium, you must include at least two examples of two-dimensional work. All images must be labeled with the following: numbers 1-10,artist�s name, title of work, and date. Please include an image sheet that corresponds by number to the submitted images. This sheet must include the information given on image labels, as well as the medium and size of each piece. Labels protect your images against loss.

** ALL submitted images are for our PERMENANT files and will NOT be returned. Do not send original artwork, photographs, or images for which you do not have duplicates. For space considerations, please send all work in an 8 �� by 11� folder -- do not send bulky portfolios or binders.

Download and submit the written application, your resume and accompanying materials to:

PDR/Mural Arts Program
Thomas Eakins House
1729 Mt. Vernon Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Attn: Brian Campbell

*Verify geographic eligibility, may accept national artists.

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