Seeking Mural Artist

The Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce (LVECC), is seeking proposals from creative arts groups, artists, and curators who are interested in helping to activate public spaces in Lakeview East with original large scale works of art. The Lakeview East Public Art Program is designed to help property owners and tenants within the Lakeview East area beautify the exterior of their buildings or the public spaces surrounding them by providing grant for each eligible public art project.

Project Site Specifics
The Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking proposals for a public large-scale work of art for the South facing wall of Paramont EO & Crest Lighting located at 3300 N. Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657. Approximately 2,200sq. ft. Paramont EO & Crest Lighting seeks to highlight the City of Chicago and it’s rich history of skilled trade workers and their bright future. Text based logo inclusion requested.
Submission of Proposal
Interested applicants shall submit the following supporting documents:
• Detailed plans and specifications for the proposed project.
• Artist digital work samples via link(s).
• The Summary of Total Projected Costs specifying the preferred artist and supply vendor with pricing., not to exceed $10,000 preferred. Total upfront cost requested to be included if necessary.
• A schedule showing estimated start and end dates of the project.
Responses to are due by Sept. 10, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. Please submit RFPs to:
Lakeview East Chamber of Commerce C/O Kate McKenna, Program Manager 773-348-8608
Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Monday, September 10, 2018
Fall 2018 September Submission Date Preferred
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Kate McKenna
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Contact Address: 
3138 N. Broadway
Chicago  Illinois  60657
United States