8 Different Mosaic Projects Being Commissioned
This picture is of the Swing Set, which is 1 of 8 projects that are part of this mosaic art call in Smither Park in Houston.
Summary: The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art desires to commission site-specific works of 2D & 3D mosaic art at Smither Park, it’s newest outdoor art project located in Houston, TX. As a project of The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art, Smither Park is designed to be a permanent, family friendly, “folk art” or “outsider art” installation and community gathering space located in an underserved area of southeast Houston, adjacent to the world famous Orange Show – considered one of the most important folk art monuments in the world.
Budget: $3,000-25,000 depending on the project
Deadline: Dec. 30, 2015
How to apply: using the CaFé system
Eligibility Requirements: Artists must reside in Texas and have experience in the design, fabrication, and installation of mosaic artworks.
Special Notes: application for this mosaic art call is to include 1000 word (max) description of your proposed mosaic. Artists interested in submitting proposals for consideration should note that materials used within the mosaic sculptures at Smither Park are generally donated and/or repurposed. We encourage all of the artists to utilize this type of material as it promotes sustainability and compassion towards the environment.
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