Open Calls for Entries: “Think Outside the Box” Downtown Public Art

Studio 550 Art Center is looking for artists to submit designs for the third round of the “Think Outside the Box” Public Art Project. The Think Outside the Box Project was started in Manchester in 2014, and was inspired by projects of a similar design in other cities. Over the years it has transformed 8 traffic signal boxes in downtown into public art. This project is organized by Studio 550 Art Center, with the support of the City of Manchester and InTown Manchester.
There is no cost to submit designs. However, a fully completed application is required for jurors to review, so they can make an informed decision. After the jury makes their selection, the artists will paint their boxes from July until September, and the boxes should be finished by Fall 2019. 
Artist benefits include a $400 stipend for materials and time, ongoing marketing and publicity, and a unique opportunity to make their artwork a part of the Manchester Cityscape.  This call is open to any artist, group, school, hobbyist, professional, or institution living or located in NH. 
“Think Outside the Box” Downtown Public Art  Deadline: June 17th, 2019. All images should be sent digitally to Click here for a link to the 2019 digital application and paper application. (DIGITAL IS PREFERRED)

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