Calling ALL Artists: Your Works Can be Seen by Thousands in Kennewick!
The City of Kennewick has a call out to all artists in the PNW.
The Kennewick Arts Commission is soliciting proposals for digital artwork for vinyl wrapping of traffic utility boxes throughout the city. The objective is to infuse art on an otherwise utilitarian surface, discourage graffiti and beautify street corners in Kennewick.
Artwork will be displayed at 8 different utility boxes around the city for years to come!
The approved funded locations for works to be displayed are:
N Columbia Center Blvd and W Canal Dr
W Clearwater Ave and N Edison St
Gage Blvd and N Steptoe St
W 27th Ave and S Olympia St
S Columbia Center Blvd and W 10th Ave
S Kellogg St and W 10th Ave
S Union St and W 10th Ave
N Edison St and W Canal Dr
The spirit of the artwork should reflect the area in which it will be displayed.
Participants can be individuals or teams who reside in Washington, Oregon, or Idaho.
Submissions will be accepted till Wednesday, June 1st at 4:30 pm.
Artists can enter up to 4 designs.
The Kennewick Arts Commission will review the proposals, hold a public hearing to consider the proposals and select proposals from one or more artists for further consideration, and provide a recommendation to the sponsor. The selected artist(s) may be asked to refine their proposal(s) until such time as an acceptable proposal(s) is selected. The proposals may be presented to citizens. The selected proposal will be presented for review by Commission members and city staff for input as to conformance with Art Zone theme. The Kennewick Arts Commission and/or the sponsor reserve the right to reject all proposals. The City Council of the City of Kennewick has final approval authority.
For all the details, go here.