CONTACT: Jami Goldstein
(614) 221-8492
jgoldstein@gcac.org

June 21, 2017

Lancaster and Grove City Kroger Locations Seeking Mural Artists

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Greater Columbus Arts Council is seeking central Ohio artists to design and create large-scale indoor murals to be commissioned by the Kroger Company and installed at its stores in Lancaster and Grove City, Ohio.

The Kroger Art Project hires artists to create large-scale murals in new or recently renovated stores around central Ohio. This commission is open to all central Ohio artists with priority given to artists living in or having a connection to Grove City or Lancaster communities, respectively. The final selected artists will receive a $10,000 commission for the Grove City mural and $9,000 for the Lancaster mural.

Applications may be submitted through goarts.gcaconline.com.

Submissions for the Grove City mural are due by July 7 at 5 p.m.; submissions for the Lancaster mural are due by July 26 at 5 p.m.

About the Greater Columbus Arts Council: Through vision and leadership, advocacy and collaboration, the Greater Columbus Arts Council supports art and advances the culture of the region. A catalyst for excellence and innovation, the Arts Council funds exemplary artists and arts organizations and provides programs, events and services of public value that educate and engage all audiences in our community. The Arts Council thanks the City of Columbus and the Ohio Arts Council for their continued support. www.gcac.org

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