Artist Opportunities - January Deadlines

City of Olympia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date of Release: December 27, 2017
Contact:

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


Artist Opportunities - January Deadlines

Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation is now accepting applications for three calls for submission.

Olympia’s Traffic Box Wrap Project

Deadline: January 9, 2018

Residents living within 30 miles of Olympia, WA 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.

Application Link: https://apm.activecommunities.com/olyparksartsrec/Activity_Search/4547

Spring Arts Walk Venue Registration

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Early Bird Deadline: January 15, 2018

Arts Walk Venues are invited to register online to be included in the April 27-28, 2018 event.

New for 2018 - applications are now being accepted online or in person via The Olympia Center self-service kiosk, three registration options available. Non-profit organizations and studios receive $30 off Arts Walk registration with coupon code AWSP2018.

Application Link: https://apm.activecommunities.com/olyparksartsrec/Activity_Search/4538

Percival Plinth Project

Deadline: January 31, 2018

Application Link: https://www.callforentry.org/festivals_unique_info.php?ID=4955

Artists living in Washington or Oregon are able to submit up to 2 works to be considered for the Percival Plinth Project. Sixteen selected works will be installed on the Olympia Percival Landing waterfront from June 2018-June 2019, artists receive $700 honorarium for loan of work. One work selected by public vote will be awarded the People’s Prize and purchased and added to the City’s public art collection. Purchase price is not to exceed $10,000 inclusive of fees & taxes.

For more information visit the City of Olympia website or contact Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation, at 360.753.8380 or olympiaparks@ci.olympia.wa.us