Thursday, 08 September 2022 16:00

Call for Artists - Painted Electrical Boxes In Glens Falls; Artist Awards $750

GLENS FALLS — The Arts District of Glens Falls (ADGF) announces a call for a second round of artists to create public art on three more electrical boxes in downtown Glens Falls. The Arts District, launched in 2015, is a group of 14 organizations working with the City of Glens Falls on a public arts trail as part of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative.

Specifications are as follows:

We are seeking artists to paint on electrical boxes. Art proposals must include all sides of the electrical box. Final box assignments will be determined by the ADGF Public Art Committee. Proposals must include the artist’s signature on the proposal as it would appear on the actual electrical box. 

Interested artists must mail or deliver the following to: World Awareness Children’s Museum (WACM), Attn: Bethanie Lawrence – ADGF, 89 Warren St., Glens Falls, N.Y. 12801. Or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Wednesday, Sept. 21, by 4 p.m. 

• Artist’s resume with contact information

• List of public art experience along with photos of public art you have completed

• Up to 20 photos of your work - does not have to be public art (at least 1,000 px by 1,000 px; larger is acceptable)

• Sketch(es) of your public art concept(s) for the electrical box

Artists awarded by Monday, Oct. 3 and painting must be completed by Monday, Oct. 31. Artists will receive $750; 50% before completion and 50% when complete. For questions, contact Bethanie Lawrence: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 518-793-2773 ext. 305

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