Ridge Hill Mural Project 2015


The Ridge Hill Shopping Center in Yonkers, NY, in cooperation with ArtsWestchester, is seeking proposals from artists for a permanent mural spanning an exterior wall.

Proposals should be original in design with family-friendly, universal appeal. Artists are encouraged to explore the themes of transportation, movement, social interaction and the local community and to present these themes in a family-friendly and positive light.

Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 18 years old, and must live or maintain a studio address in the lower Hudson Valley region of New York, including NYC (all 5 boroughs), Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess, Ulster and Sullivan Counties).

Honorarium: The artist stipend for this project is $5,000-$7,000 plus materials.

For more information, click here for the artist opportunity.

Click here to submit an online application. In addition to proposed artwork, materials list, and timeline, artists should include a recent CV highlighting public art projects and related professional experience. No application or registration fees. Electronic submissions only.

Additional Site Information:

Wall Material: Stucco
Wall Dimensions: h: 185.5″ by w (to door) 171″ or w (to end) 226″

Questions can be emailed to ridgehillart@artswestchester.org.

Deadline for submissions: August 17, 2015