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Call for Artists: Murals on Main Street Project


The Town of Upper Marlboro, with the newly formed Town of Upper Marlboro Arts Council, is excited to announce a local call to professional Maryland mural artists or artist teams to design, fabricate, and install two murals on Main Street in downtown Upper Marlboro. The Town of Upper Marlboro received a planning grant from the Maryland State Art Council to identify two (2) artists or artist's teams for this initiative. Up to six (6) semifinalists, three (3) per site, will be awarded $400 to develop a final proposal with community input. The finalists will be selected with a planning schedule for the Fall of 2021 for this project.

Application Deadline: Friday, May 14, 2021, 5:00pm ET (**EXTENDED**)

Semifinalist Notification: Friday, May 28, 2021

Finalist Notification: Friday, July 16, 2021

Prospective applicants must read through the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) below in its entirety before applying.

For questions or assistance with the application process please email the Town of Upper Marlboro Art Council at: UMartscouncil@UpperMarlboroMD.gov