R.A.W Mural Project

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CALLING FOR MURAL ARTISTS IN THE SOUTH WEST OF ENGLAND

R.A.W Project (Real Art Wins) Company
Company: Third Wall Productions (Arts University Bournemouth)

This is a call to all Contemporary Street & Mural artists in the South West Region of England to be part of something BIG! …

Deadline for submission: Friday 13th January 2017
Date of unveiling: Saturday 22nd April 2017
Location of mural wall: 60 Million Postcards, Exeter Crescent, Bournemouth
Duration of wall painting window: Up to two weeks
Dimensions of the wall: Maximum size 34mx5m approx (LxH)
(It is recommended that you visit the site of the wall to check the unique characteristics that may impact your design).

VISION
To help create a cultural landmark in central Bournemouth and become a voice to represent the Arts University Bournemouth and the creative community

MISSION
To support Bournemouth’s cultural redevelopment, establish a partnership between AUB, the local community and also create a central creative venue as well as showcasing present and past students work

VALUES
Inclusiveness, Collaboration and Quality

CONTENT OF THE EVENT
A daytime multimedia art exhibition that includes guest talks, drop in workshops, networking opportunities, mural unveiling plus an evening of live music. We are providing an opportunity for arts students past and present, and the local creative community, to have their voice heard.

PROPOSED CONTENT OF MURAL
We want this to be as open ended as possible to encourage creative licence. Here are some key words and drivers of inspiration to aid you in the design process:
Graphic
Colourful
Contemporary
Playful
Non controversial
Non political
Non narrative
This piece should be a celebration of creativity and obtain artistic legacy and stand the test of time.

This mural will be going in place of an existing piece commissioned for Soundclash Music Festival.

FURTHER OPPORTUNITIES
Mural artist winner will also contribute specified public art pieces in the months leading up to the event, at the event manager’s expense.

Artist must be able to tick all of these boxes:

  • Artist needs to be living, working or from the South West
  • Artist needs experience in large scale murals (please send us photos)
  • Artist must be entitled to work in the UK and willing to provide proof of this
  • Artist must have their own insurance
BUDGET
Up to £2,500 funding available to the successful applicant. The project is welcome to collaboration however, the amount of payment is fixed and covers all costs (e.g. design, materials, transport, accommodation, scaffolding, additional labour).
  • Please visit the website for further information and to submit the following:

    • Your design – scanned image
    • Photos of previous work
    • Any links to your artwork

    Please send any enquiries to: twpbournemouth@gmail.com

    Or call us on: 07872984085

    #realartwins

Photo of current wall
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