A new exterior public exhibition space, The Portland Red Wall Project, is looking for 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. 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.
We are looking for artist banners to be hung from November 2020 - April 2021. All complete submissions will be reviewed. Artists will be notified by October 30, 2020. Selected artists will be expected to provide a weather resistant banner with a minimum of 4 corner grommets, two weeks before their exhibition date.
Submission fee: $15.00
To submit a proposal, make your payments via paypal to: PDXredwall@comcast.net
Then email the following to PDXredwall@comcast.net
Resume or artist statement
Imagery – Up to 5 JPEG images
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.
Submissions deadline is midnight October 19, 2020
Selected artists will be notified by October 30, 2020.
For questions please email us at PDXredwall@comcast.net