A new exterior public exhibition space, The Portland Red Wall Project, is looking for visual artists to create site specific banners. Located at 2106 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, in Portland, Oregon. This south facing wall is seen by thousands of vehicles a day. Exhibitions will change monthly highlighting the work of local artists.
The Red Wall is a 10’ x 14’ red brick wall, a gateway to NE Portland. Artists are invited to submit proposals for banners with themes of equity, community, and diversity. In your proposal please address the dimensions and material of your proposed banner.
All complete submissions will be reviewed. Selected artists will be expected to provide a weather resistant banner with a minimum of 4 corner grommets, one week before their exhibition date.
Submission fee: $15.00 (scholarships available, just ask)
To submit a proposal, make your payments via paypal to: PDXredwall@comcast.net
Then email the following to PDXredwall@comcast.net
Resume, artist statement, and very short proposal that addresses your theme, the size of your proposed banner., and up to 5 JPEG images. Each image should represent a different banner idea.
Images should be named: Last name_title_size
Art must be original and the submitting artists must have all rights to the images.
By submitting you are stating that you agree with the terms of this call.
For questions please email us at PDXredwall@comcast.net