Exhibit

Greenville Mural Project

CALL TO ARTISTS – REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

STILL LIFE MURAL

Applications Due: January 27, 2020

Project Description & Objective
The newly formed Greenville Mural Project, comprised of staff of the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, Greenville-Pitt County Convention & Visitors Bureau (Visit Greenville, NC), Uptown Greenville, East Carolina University, and members of the community invite visual and graphic artists to apply for the opportunity to submit proposals and qualifications for public art projects at various locations in the Uptown Greenville and Dickinson Avenue Districts.

The goal of the Greenville Mural Project is to facilitate the creation and execution of murals and public art installations in Uptown Greenville and the surrounding neighborhoods.

1. Mural Location: Still Life Greenville

511 Cotanche Street
Greenville, NC 27858
Website: clubstilllife.com

Dimensions:
14 ft. x 14 ft.

Mural Design Concept Prompt: (please use this as inspiration to incorporate into your design) An interactive wings mural that allows the public to place themselves within the mural and creates a memorable and sharable photo opportunity. Incorporate the theme of “Time Flies” drawing from iconic elements and features of Greenville and East Carolina University to showcase how our city encourages students and people to “spread their wings and fly.”

A finalists for this location will be chosen and will receive a $500 Honorarium for their design which will be reproduced. An additional $500 will be awarded if the artist will be implementing the mural.  Funding for implementing the selected mural will be provided by the Greenville Mural Committee and partners.

ELIGIBILITY
Open to any artist or designer.

PROJECT TIMELINE
Applications Due: January 27, 2020
Finalists Selection: January 28-31, 2020
Anticipated Completion: February 2020

HOW TO APPLY:
All necessary files must be submitted no later than Monday, January 27, 2020 via https://pittcountyarts.org/artists/artistopportunities.

ARTISTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
Project Statement: No more than 1 page including details about your design

Artist Resume: No more than 3 pages, including contact information

3 Work Samples: Please submit past work showcasing your style and artistic merit. Previous mural experience is not required, but encouraged.

 Number of Entries: Submit up to 3 designs for the Still Life"Time Flies" Wings Mural

EVALUATION
Finalists will be chosen based on the final criteria:
• The merit of the work samples
• Artists are willing to collaborate with the Greenville Mural Project team and selected location partners to create a mural that responds to the context of the community

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
For questions, please contact:

Holly Garriott, Executive Director of the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge
Email: holly@pittcountyarts.org | Phone: 252-551-6947

Sierra Jones, Director of Communications & Marketing for Visit Greenville, NC
Email: sierra@visitgreenvillenc.com | Phone: 252.329.4200 ext. 4248