Wall2Wall 2017 Finalists announced
Congratulations to this years Wall2Wall finalists. They have been selected by the judging panel and are all automatically 3rd place winners. The judges chose works for the three Wall2Wall sites, due to the artists strength of design and their direct relevance to the site.
Keep and eye out for these artists as they paint their works over the next few weeks. Their deadline is December 5. After that, the judges will visit the finished murals, to decide who is awarded 1st ($6000) 2nd ($3000) and 3rd ($1500) place.
756 Darling St, Rozelle (corner Denison St)
63-65 Pyrmont Bridge Road, Camperdown
Summer Hill Community Centre, 131 Smith Street, Summer Hill
1 September 2017
Wall2Wall 2017 opens today with an invitation to artists for mural designs for three large scale, high profile walls.
For the eleventh year, Wall2Wall invites artists to develop site specific designs for threes sites that connect people to place, enliven tired tagged locations. We invite you to share your skills and expertise with the wider community. Artists its time to strut your stuff!
The Wall2Wall Mural Competition offers a cash prize to each of the three finalists, and additional funds to pay for materials. Submit your design for a chance to be selected as one of the three finalists and become part of the Inner West Council area's growing public art collection.
The sites for Wall2Wall are in Rozelle, Camperdown and Summer Hill, and the judges are looking for designs that are meaningful in each location. The Wall Location Document provides a little bit of background material on each wall site, but artists are expected to visit the site, do their own research, talk to locals in each location – essentially finding their own way to design a mural specific to each site.
Prize amounts for 2017
- 1st place – $6,000
- 2nd place – $3,000
- 3rd place – $1,500
Entries closed 5pm, Monday 16 October, 2017
Previous winners and runners-up
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