Open Call | Street Art Project for Mountshannon Arts Festival 2017

Deadline: 30 January

Mountshannon Arts Festival Committee are looking for submissions by artists for the 23rd annual festival from 25th May – 5th June 2017, this years festival theme is ‘From Home’.

They are seeking proposals for street art projects, in and around Mountshannon, Co. Clare. They hope for larger projects: possibly in the Aistear; around the National school/Childcare centre; and a floating sculpture on the lake, but also welcome submissions for smaller projects.

Proposals will be assessed considering the following:

[i] Durability. Artworks that enhance the village into the future, with little or no maintenance
[ii] Cost. Budgets between €500 – €2000 but projects whose budget falls outside those parameters will also be considered.
[iii] Accessibility (e.g.something that is usable [but safe], interactive or something that invites active participation.)
[iv] A project that could involve others in the creative process, where the artist acts as a facilitator.
[v] All works need to be completed no later than 17th May 2017

Please return all submissions, including as much detail as possible including costs, to Peggy Boyle, Cappaduff, Mountshannon, County Clare, or to:-

Proposals will be selected by 14th February. Projects that are not chosen this year, may be considered for future arts festivals.

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