Friday, March 22, 2019
[somartscouncil] Seeing artists for Mural at Mt Vernon Restaurant - [somartscouncil]
Mt Vernon Restaurant Mural - Call to Artists APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 30 Artists will be notified by: April 15th Questions? Email: Jen Atwood, Director@eastsomervillemainstreets.org East Somerville Main Streets is seeking street artists for a mural at outside of Mt Vernon Restaurant. About Mt Vernon Restaurant Mt Vernon Restaurant & Pub is a family restaurant dedicated to amazing food and a fun atmosphere! We are celebrating over 80 years in business, and to celebrate, we are offering incredible lobster and prime rib specials. We are looking for specific restaurant or New England cuisine themed imagery. The mural is to be installed at the restaurant’s South facing wall (facing the parking lot). We anticipate this mural to be painted between August 11 and Aug 30. About East Somerville Main Streets East Somerville Main Streets mission is to improve the life of our community by building investment, connection and pride in our main street. We do this through a variety of ways including: Small Business Technical Assistance projects and promoting the East Broadway Business District as a remarkable and unique cultural destination, known for celebrating its traditions and heritage and maintaining the community’s diversity. Learn more about us at: https://ift.tt/2OhrnUU Project Details The project is open to all artists & artist groups. Artists may apply as an individual or as a group. If you apply as a group, please provide references and samples for each artist. Selected artists will be asked to provide a sketch of work, final pieces will need to be approved by the selection committee. All pieces must be appropriate for all ages and not considered offensive to any group based on race, religion, sexual orientation, gender, place of origin, etc. East Somerville Main Streets and Mount Vernon Restaurant will provide selected artists a $3,000 stipend for their work. Selection Criteria Selection will be made by a panel comprised of East Somerville Main Street and Mount Vernon Restaurant staff based on the following criteria: · Demonstrated qualifications of experience painting large-scale, outdoor murals · Demonstration of quality of work · Strong conceptual skills with innovative and effective approaches that reflect the vision of the restaurant · Ability to successfully execute and complete project within the proposed time frame · Positive references demonstrating strong communication and organizational skills · Completeness of application HOW TO APPLY Provide the following (typed) information: 1. Contact info: name, e-mail and mailing address, phone 2. Link to website or other page with examples of your body of work (if applicable) 3. Brief proposal description or sketch of project (selected artists will be required to provide a sketch) 4. Curriculum Vitae Email Proposals to: Director@eastsomervillemainstreets.org OR Mail proposals to: East Somerville Main Streets 3 Glen Street Somerville, MA 02145 __._,_.___ Posted by: firstname.lastname@example.org Reply via web post • Reply to sender • Reply to group • Start a New Topic • Messages in this topic (1) Have you tried the highest rated email app? With 4.5 stars in iTunes, the Yahoo Mail app is the highest rated email app on the market. What are you waiting for? Now you can access all your inboxes (Gmail, Outlook, AOL and more) in one place. Never delete an email again with 1000GB of free cloud storage.