Vermont Arts Council

WAARC Request for Proposals for Waterbury Mural


Waterbury Area Anti-Racism Coalition (WAARC) is releasing a Request for Proposals (RFP) from Vermont-based artists to design and work with the community to paint an original artwork to be installed on the back of the Stowe Street Cafe, located in Waterbury, Vermont (29 Stowe St #1, Waterbury Village Historic District, VT 05676)

WAARC is seeking experienced mural artists with a unique aesthetic to create a complex, engaging, and meaningful mural. Artists are asked to submit designs that reflect the WAARC mission: The Waterbury Area Anti-Racism Coalition (WAARC) works to create a community where every person can fully experience freedom, belonging, and love on a daily basis.

We are strongly encouraging applications from those who identify as people of color, as LGBTQ+, or with disabilities, those who are immigrants, low-income citizens, or veterans.

You can find more detailed information and requirements here, and see attached PDF.

Applications must be submitted by emailing: Life LeGeros at: [email protected] and are due on Sunday, April 16, 2023. The selected artist(s) will be notified by Friday, April 28, 2023.