K&A Spring Windows: Call for Artists

K&A Spring Windows: Call for Artists

This Deadline Expired: Friday, February 14, 2020

Impact Services is seeking an artist/group of artists to create a spring-themed creative placemaking campaign on 10 storefronts on the K&A commercial corridor. The project, made possible by a grant from the Knight Foundation, aims to engage in a neighborhood conversation about the strengths and resilience of the K&A community. 

Te GOALS of this campaign are to:
– create BEAUTY
– RESHAPE NARRATIVE around K&A
– provide opportunities for COLLABORATION

If interested, please respond with the following by February 14th at 3pm:
1. Samples of artwork
2. Experience in community-led projects and/or participatory design process
3. Previous mural or window art experience, if any
4. Short essay (100-250 words) on your impressions of and/or an experience you’ve had at K&A

Stipend: $1,000/storefront
Materials: $250

Please send proposals via email by February 14th to jarrieta@impactservices.org. If you have any questions or to request additional information please contact:

Jonathan Arrieta
K&A Commercial Corridor Manager
Impact Services Corp
1952 E Allegheny Ave, 3rd floor
jarrieta@impactservices.org
Ph: 215.739.1600

 

LINK TO COMPLETE RFP

Pedro Zagitt

Pedro Zagitt is a multidisciplinary artist whose means of creation range from the written word to the audiovisual, encompassing…

Pedro Zagitt is a multidisciplinary artist whose means of creation range from the written word to the audiovisual, encompassing various visual arts such as photography, etchings and drawings.…

Pedro Zagitt is a multidisciplinary artist whose means of creation range from the written word to the audiovisual, encompassing various visual arts such as photography, etchings and drawings.…

Carol Taylor-Kearney (Curatorial)

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Carol Taylor-Kearney is an artist, arts educator, and curator. …

Jaime Alvarez

Jaime Alvarez is an artist living and working in Philadelphia. His background is in photography but has been known to make…

Jaime Alvarez is an artist living and working in Philadelphia. His background is in photography but has been known to make site specific installations. …

Jaime Alvarez is an artist living and working in Philadelphia. His background is in photography but has been known to make site specific installations. …

Melinda Steffy

Through abstract geometric paintings, Philadelphia artist Melinda Steffy translates music into color patterns, exploring…

Through abstract geometric paintings, Philadelphia artist Melinda Steffy translates music into color patterns, exploring ideas of translation, information and data, and how music weaves throughout human…

Through abstract geometric paintings, Philadelphia artist Melinda Steffy translates music into color patterns, exploring ideas of translation, information and data, and how music weaves throughout human experience. Melinda…

Charles Emlen
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