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Mural Artists Wanted (Street Artists)

Whitburn Mural Project

Deadline: 17 May 2017 at 17:00

We are looking for experienced and professional mural painters to be part of an exciting town center regeneration project. The project is looking to transform the shop shutters of Whitburn adding vibrancy and excitement to the town center.

We are looking for artists who can work outside and have experience of creating large-scale works that stand the test of time as well as the elements. Successful candidates must be able to deliver high quality work that takes into account both the nature of the shop that the shutter belongs to as well as the history and flavour of the local area.

Applicants should provide a CV detailing their experience as well as images of previous work. Candidates who are selected for the next stage of recruitment will then be required to provide a short project brief outlining their plans, the number of shop shutters they would like to complete and sketches of their ideas.

Successful artists will be paid per completed mural
Small Shutters: £250 - £350
Medium Shutters: £450 - £600
Large Shutters: £650 - £800

Applicants should apply by email to Alex Smith at Whitburnmuralproject@gmail.com

There is a total of 12 shutters and artists can apply to work on as many as they feel they are able to complete within the time frame.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate a pre-existing right to work in the UK as documentary proof of this will be requested at interview.

The closing date for applications is Friday 12th May 2017. Interviews will take place in Modern art @ Whitburn in the week commencing 15th May 2017.

The project will commence 29th June and be completed by the 7th of September, successful artists will be expected to manage there own time on site, the majority of the painting work should be completed in the evenings through the week or all day on Sundays.

Location: West Lothian

For further information, please contact whitburnmuralproject@gmail.com (whitburnmuralproject@gmail.com), or call 01501 742541,

The deadline is Wednesday 17 May 2017 at 17:00.


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