Request for Proposals
April 12, 2021
Friendship Community Group (FCG) is seeking an artist or artist collective to paint street art at the intersection of Roup, Fairmount and Harriet beside Baum Grove in the Friendship neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The artist will engage the community on design elements and organize volunteers to paint the street. The project is a traffic calming project with goals of improving the intersection safety for both pedestrians and vehicles.
All artists and artist collectives with experience in murals or similar projects are invited to apply; preference will be given to applicants from the following Pittsburgh neighborhoods: Friendship, Garfield, East Liberty and Bloomfield.
The project is supported by Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Asphalt Art Initiative and the City of Pittsburgh Department of Mobility and Infrastructure (DOMI).