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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Deadline Extended for Electrify Amherst!: Electrical Box Makeover Project Calls for Proposals

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DEADLINE EXTENDED! Attention Artists! You're invited to submit proposals for Electrify Amherst! The Electrical Box Makeover Project by July 29, 2018.


This project is designed to further the presence of public art in downtown Amherst and the Amherst Center Cultural District by inviting local artists to create unique and colorful paintings on three designated utility boxes on North Pleasant Street.


Three selected artists will be determined by a 5-person jury. Each selected artist will receive a $350 stipend. Electrify Amherst! The Electrical Box Makeover Project is a public art project funded by the Amherst Cultural Council. The project has also received in-kind donations from Cowls Building Supply and Leader Home Centers.


Full details, guidelines and apply online at www.amherstma.gov/electrifyamherst 

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