Downtown Plant City “Trash Can-Vas” Call to Artists

One selected artist will paint their submission on a designated dumpster in Downtown Plant City.

🎨 Application deadline: February 17, 2023

      Notification of chosen artist: February 28, 2023
      Painting to begin: March 13, 2023
      Unveiling of finished project: March 31, 2023
🖌 Size: Art must cover the front and two sides of the dumpster (Dimensions: front=72″L x 50″H; side=82″L x 76″H).
🖌 Theme: Proposals for this project should be on the theme of celebrating Florida nature.  The organizers encourage submissions in a variety of media as long as they will be two-dimensional and will withstand the elements and normal use of a dumpster.
🎨Submission: Submissions from multiple artists collaborating on a single piece will be accepted but artists would split the compensation listed below. If part of a collaboration, please select one representative to submit this form on behalf of the group.
🖌 Compensation: The completed project must be representative of the proposal submitted with the application. Upon completion of the project and approval by Plant City Main Street,  the artist or team of artists will receive $1,000 as compensation for their work. (materials provided).
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