The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) is looking for mural sites in all District wards for consideration for the MuralsDC program, which will run beginning spring 2014. The deadline to submit a wall is April 18, 2014. MuralsDC is a partnership between DPW and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH). MuralsDC [&hellip
BE ON THE LOOKOUT: Official Call for Graffiti & Aerosol Mural Artists/Wall Donations – 2014 MuralsDC Program Coming Soon!
The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) in collaboration with the DC Department of Public Works (DPW) will soon issue a call for graffiti artists and artist teams to design, create and install aerosol murals that inspire the various communities in which they will be placed. Selected artists will be required to work with the [&hellip
First Person Singular: Aniekan Udofia, 36, Washington, artist. Robin Rose Parker, The Washington Post
Growing up back home in Nigeria, I would draw in class all the time. Word got around to the teachers, so if they needed diagrams, they were like, “You. Come up here. Can you draw a hen? A chicken? A shovel?” I would draw, and kids would gather around my desk. Live painting is like [&hellip
GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Executive Office of the Mayor Office of Communications PRESS RELEASE Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Councilmember Jim Graham Celebrate the End of MuralsDC 2012 Season with Official Unveiling of Ben’s Chili Bowl Mural Thur., Sept. 13, at 11am (Washington, DC) – MuralsDC ended its 2012 season with a dedication of [&hellip
MuralsDC and, in particular, the wall at Ben’s Chili Bowl has been getting a lot of coverage! WUSA Channel 9 stopped by an aerosol training session and shows the apprentices hard at work. Apprentices Annie Boisvert and Joel Ulmer spoke about using aerosol and their experience with MuralsDC. The segment and story also feature DC [&hellip
- 2014 CALL FOR MURAL SITES
- BE ON THE LOOKOUT: Official Call for Graffiti & Aerosol Mural Artists/Wall Donations – 2014 MuralsDC Program Coming Soon!
- First Person Singular: Aniekan Udofia, 36, Washington, artist. Robin Rose Parker, The Washington Post
- Press Release: Mayor Vincent C. Gray, Councilmember Jim Graham Celebrate the End of MuralsDC
- MuralsDC in the News!
The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) is looking for mural sites in chronically tagged areas of the city to be considered as part of its MuralsDC program for the spring and summer of 2013.
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