Located at 312 W. Main Street
Call for Proposals
The Arts & Cultural Council of Decatur County in partnership with Main Street Greensburg are seeking an artist or team of artists to design and execute a mural in downtown Greensburg, Indiana. This mural is part of a larger project which consists of 3 art installations, streetscape and wayfinding signage.
*To inspire the community through public art that challenges viewers to dream and become more;
*To connect the City of Greensburg through expansion of the street scape thereby unifying various segments to create a sense of place and,
*To encourage public art installations in other areas of the community.
The mural must fit the Project Goals above and be vibrant, engaging and uplifting. The mural must have appropriate content for all audiences. Religious, political or commercial promotion are not eligible for this project.
*Artists are encouraged to explore a variety of concepts keeping in mind that the finished product will be exposed to the elements for an undetermined amount of time and needs to be removable should the need arise (i.e. applied to panel(s) then attached to location).
*The mural should:
*Be original, one of a kind, new work;
*If known images are used, the artist is responsible for obtaining all copyright permission and paying all license fees. Copies of permissions and licenses must be submitted.
*Surface of the building is painted brick that dates back to the early 1900s, and the paint is peeling in some places. Windows may not be covered by panels. Wall space is approximated in the diagram under Project Location.
*Mural must be completed by within six (6) weeks of contract execution.
*The artist(s) chosen for this project will serve as an independent contractor of Main Street Greensburg.
*Main Street Greensburg shall retain ownership of the image, including but not limited to, reproduction rights, physical maintenance and lifespan. In all uses of the image, the creative product will be credited to the artist.