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Artist Call: Oakland Superhero Mural Project

Deadline: 12-01-2011
Attitudinal Healing Connection
Oakland, CA

 

Oakland Superhero Mural Project
Northern CA

 

Attitudinal Healing Connection (AHC) a non-profit organization in West Oakland is looking for local artists to paint the Hoover Corridor Neighborhood’s first large scale mural project. Using the theme of super heroes, the murals are going to be designed by local middle and high school students and are intended to uplift and positively transform the neighborhood. Over the course of three years we plan to complete six murals under freeway overpasses including San Pablo Ave., Market St., West St., and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. These murals will serve as a gateway to West and Downtown Oakland and can become a key way in which our community is perceived. This is a call for local artists interested in helping to revitalize the Hoover District in West Oakland.

 

Qualifications:

 

* Must be over 18 years of age
* Must have previous mural painting experience
* MUST CARE! Be passionate about social justice & want to create positive change

 

Application Requirements:

* Letter of Interest
* Resume
* List of References

Interview Process:

We will be conducting interviews in late December/early January. If you are selected we will notify you. Please bring 8-12 samples of your work to the interview.

 

Contact: Attitudinal Healing Connectiom
Email: muralproject@ahc-oakland.org
Website: http://www.ahc-oakland.org/

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