Artist Opportunities Now Open

City of Olympia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date of Release: October 05, 2018
Contact:

Angel Nava
Arts Program Specialist
360.753.8384
anava@ci.olympia.wa.us


Artist Opportunities Now Open

Artists Apply Now for the 2019 Arts Walk Cover Art Search or Traffic Box Wrap Project

The City of Olympia is now accepting applications for the 2019 Arts Walk Cover Art Search, and the 2019 Traffic Box Wraps. The deadline for both opportunities is November 1, 2018 at 11:45 p.m. Artists can submit their work online through the online applications. See corresponding web pages for detailed submission guidelines and application links.

Olympia Traffic Box Wrap Call for Submissions

Deadline: November 1, 2018

Artist Stipend: $500

Residents living within 30 miles of Olympia may submit one image to be considered for the Olympia Traffic Box Wrap Project. Submissions will be available online for public vote in the month of February 2018. Ten artists selected will receive a $500 honorarium and have their work displayed on a traffic box wrap in the City of Olympia.

Link: http://olympiawa.gov/city-services/parks/public-art/traffic-wraps/traffic-wrap-submission.aspx

Olympia Arts Walk Cover Art Search

Deadline: November 1, 2018

Artist Stipend: $600

Artists 18 years or older who have officially participated in Olympia's Arts Walk within the last two years are invited to apply. Official participants are ones that have been listed in an Olympia Arts Walk map individually or in group show. Two artists will be commissioned by the City to create a new, original work of art to be featured on an Arts Walk map cover (one artist for Spring and one for Fall).

Link: http://olympiawa.gov/city-services/parks/artswalk/arts-walk-cover-artists

Additional opportunities accepting applications after January 1, 2019 are:

Percival Plinth Project Call for Sculpture - January 31, 2019

Olympia Arts Walk Registration Deadline – January 31, 2019 (early bird January 15, 2019)