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Athens Art Outside the Box - DEADLINE PASSED

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Call For Art

AMAC is seeking up to 10 art designs to be applied onto vinyl wraps to cover traffic control boxes in Athens, Ohio.
AMAC encourages submissions of Athens specific artworks that will make Athens Art Outside the Box purely "Athens." 
For more information, visit: For a copy of this entry form go to:
A $500 honorarium will be awarded for use of each design
• Artists will be selected by jury process. Selected artists will not choose locations. Each selected artist will not be eligible for more than one location until removal occurs.
• Wraps will be removed after 3-5 years, depending on condition. They may be removed at any time at the discretion of the City of Athens.
• Selected artist designs (which can be computer designed images or scanned from illustrations, paintings, quilts, mosaic, photographed sculptures, photographs, or other) will be printed on to a vinyl wrap, and applied to the traffic boxes by the City of Athens.

ENTRY DEADLINE: EXTENDED! Receipt of Entries - 5 p.m., Friday, October 2nd, 2015

2016 Athens Poet Laureate- DEADLINE PASSED
The City of Athens and the Athens Municipal Arts Commission (AMAC) is seeking its inaugural Poet Laureate. AMAC encourages project submissions from candidates that embrace poetry and explore its place in the community. This honorary 1-year position commences January 1, 2016.

The Poet Laureate is an advocate for the arts and fosters a love of poetry and literature among the diversity of all residents.

Project Prospectus & Selection Criteria:


ENTRY DEADLINE: 5 p.m., Monday, November 9, 2015