Call for Art Submissions!

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Union Square Station Associates (US2) seeks artists based in Somerville, Massachusetts to design and install a wall feature inside the new US2 headquarters and coworking space, located at 31 Union Square. Submissions may include murals, 2D wall art, and interactive features or exhibits. The selected artist should draw inspiration from the funky, vibrant and diverse Union Square community and the potential future of the Union Square neighborhood and translate it into a design.

 

SPECIFICATIONS:

Interior wall; dimensions 13’ high by 25’ wide. It is at the artist’s discretion whether to use all or a portion of the area.  Surface is currently dry wall, which could be primed or left unpainted. Please state your preference.

REQUIREMENTS:

•  Application form (below)

•  Sketch of proposed design

•  Two recent work samples

•  Production schedule

•  Artist biography and statement

 

 BUDGET AND PAYMENTS

•  The total budget for the project is $2,000

•  The budget must include all artist fees and costs associated with the design, including materials, installation and protective coatings.

•  The project must be completed on or before July 13

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

All applications must be received no later than Monday, June 22 at 5:00 PM. Please email all information to Becca@US2UnionSquare.com.

 

APPLICATION:

 

US2 ART INSTALLATION

 

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