Here is the Open Call for the participation of street artists for the 6th International Street Art Festival Patras ArtWalk 6, 2021.
Following the difficult conditions and still, the very successful organization of the 5th International Street Art Festival Patras | ArtWalk, Art in Progress announces the open call for street artists who wish to participate in the 6th International Street Art Festival Patras | ArtWalk 6, which will take place in May, June, July, September and October 2021 in Patras.
With the slogan, “change the city“, we invite street artists who have reached the age of 18, regardless of nationality and must have previous experience, to participate in the creation of large murals in targeted locations and buildings. Patras.
In particular, the candidate artists have the opportunity to send from 1 to 2 drafts for each different thematic unit while they are entitled to implement drafts in all thematic units.
1. theme related to the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution of 1821.
2. theme related to the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri.
3. theme related to the 200th anniversary of the birth of Fyodor Dostoevsky.
4. An issue related to the 50th anniversary of the death of Jim Morrison.
5. free subject of their choice.
Interested parties have the opportunity to submit their application, as well as drafts of their projects electronically, from Monday, December 21, 2020 to Monday, 1st March 2021 (23:59 EET / UTC + 2), via the site and social media of Art in Progress or directly here.
The Aim of the 6th International Street Art Festival Patras ArtWalk 6 is the modern visual intervention in the urban fabric of Patras, giving character and color to the city.
The results of the Open Call will be officially announced by March 15, 2021.
The application for the open call of the artists can be found at the following link: https://forms.gle/NV2h37MsvJL4LKbA6
More information about the organization and its actions can be found:
on the website www.artinprogress.eu,
on Facebook (Art In Progress) (ArtWalk) or instagram (artinprogress.patras) (artwalk_festival).
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