Calls for Entry

Call for Entry: FY 2021 Color the Curb Program

Deadline: Friday, July 23 at 11:59 pm ET

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The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH), in partnership with the District Department of Transportation (DDOT), requests grant applications from qualified artists and artist teams for their Fiscal Year 2021 Color the Curb Grant Program (CTC).

Five (5) local artists and design professionals, with prior surface painting experience, will be selected to design and install ground murals at five (5) unique intersections in the District.

Note: Artwork design(s) submitted with the application should be an image file that represents the applicant’s overall concept. The artwork design(s) should not be to the specifications of the planned curb extensions in a given intersection. DDOT will provide guidance to the selected artists about modifying artwork designs to fit the technical specifications of the intersection. See “Artwork Design Submission Example” below.

Register for a Live Chat on Thursday, July 15, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm ET

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