Call to Artists - Sidewalk Art

Project Summary

The Community Redevelopment Agency of Hollywood, Florida (CRA), is currently seeking design proposals from artists who are interested in transforming Downtown Hollywood sidewalks into works of interactive art!

Entry requirements and other details are as follows:

  1. There are TWO design categories: GEOMETRIC and 3-D.  All designs should enhance the visitor experience in Downtown Hollywood.
  2. Artist or artist team will be required to paint the design on the sidewalk.
  3. This project will serve the purpose of providing a unique, beautiful sidewalk enhancement.
  4. Each artist or artist team may only submit one design in each category.


Artists are strongly encouraged to visit the proposed project sites for each of the seven sidewalks.

  • East side of 20th Avenue between Hollywood Boulevard and Tyler Street
  • East side of South 21st Avenue between Van Buren Street and Washington Street (six blocks)

The winning artist or artist team will each receive a payment of $2,500.00 for the purchase and use of their artwork, as well as the painting and sealing of the artwork.  All paint and materials will be provided by the CRA.

This project is open to all artists 18 years of age and older.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, November 5, 2021

How to Apply

  1. Download the design template (PDF).
  2. Complete your design and upload via the application form.

Each applicant may only submit one design per category.

Selection Process

The Downtown Hollywood Mural Review Committee will review all submitted applications and make selections.  Criteria are based on artistic excellence, creativity, and adherence to the entry requirements.

Schedule

Deadline for submission of applications: Friday, November 5, 2021.  Winning applicants will be contacted by Friday, December 3, 2021.

Winners will need to sign an agreement to utilize selected artwork.

Additional Information

If you have questions or need additional information please contact:

Jill Weisberg
Hollywood, Florida Community Redevelopment Agency
1948 Harrison Street
Hollywood, FL 33020
jweisberg@hollywoodfl.org
 954-924-2980