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Bursting In Air: Gateway A&E Seeks Muralists

Bursting In Air: Gateway A&E Seeks Muralists

RFP for public art on Route 1 overpass

April 04, 2014Arts Across Maryland

The Hyattsville Community Development Corporation (CDC) in partnership with Maryland Milestones/ATHA, Inc. and the Art Lives Here Initiative, seek muralists to propose and paint designs themed in commemoration of the War of 1812. Murals designs are sought for three distinct locations upon the Route 1 Overpass, at the union of Baltimore Avenue and Alternate US Route 1 in the  Gateway Arts District of Prince George’s County. Mural designs of two distinct scales and character are desired.

The mural sites will be prepped and primed, and will be ready to be painted by (jury-selected) muralists at the event: “Bursting in Air,” Saturday, July 26, 2014. The call is open to all area visual artists age 18 and older; preference to those who work/live/exhibit in the Gateway Arts District. View the full RFP.

For questions or comments, contact Justin Fair, Hyattsville CDC, (301) 683-8267.