Moose Lodge Mural Call, Spring - Summer 2019
2017-19 Leadership Laramie Class seeks an artist/artist team, to paint a mural on the Moose Lodge. The wall is located at 409 S. 3rd Street, Laramie, WY. It is the south wall of the Moose Lodge building facing Custer Street. The wall is 1,719 square feet. Currently, the wall is brick with red paint. Artist(s) selected for RFP will submit a design that will cover the 1719 sq. ft. wall, however, 100% of wall coverage is not required.
The mural should reflect the mission of the Moose Lodge: "A burden heavy to one is borne lightly by many." Final selection can also consider additional aspects of the Moose Lodge: caring for young and old, bringing communities closer together, celebrating life. The mural should also celebrate Laramie's unique identity as its situated in the historic and contemporary West.
The Leadership Laramie class is also willing to help paint during part of the mural project as well.
RFQ submissions and any questions can be sent to email@example.com RFQ submission should include:
Letter of interest , 3-5 labeled samples of past work demonstrating ability to paint a mural or complete and a public art project image list.
The budget is up to $ 10,007 for supplies/materials and artist stipend.
$150 Artist Stipend for semi-finalists in the RFP round (up to 3 semi-finalists) . RFP round will include a full budget amount and that figure should include materials and supplies. Artist/s will be responsible for purchasing supplies and materials.
Feb. 19th, 4-5 pm Q&A and site walkthrough at the Moose Lodge parking lot
March 11th @ 5pm Deadline for artists to respond to the call
March 13thSelection Committee meets
March 15thSemi-finalists notified (up to 3 artists)
May 9 at 6 pm Semi-finalists present design and budget
May 10 finalists announced
August 15 mural complete with contingencies for weather and unforeseen circumstances
For the full call, visit: https://laramie.org/membership/annual-events/leadership-laramie/