Fri 21 May

Call out: The 2021 Mural Project

The Mural Project is your opportunity to make a mark on UNSW's Paddington campus!

Read more about the Mural ProjectClick Attending
  • Art & Design


☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆In collaboration with UNSW's School of Art & Design, sponsored by The Art Scene on campus, Arc is providing you with the opportunity to create a public artwork on campus to help bring it to life.


Application form via this link:
Link also above.
Find an area of campus you think needs some love. Think existing murals, or propose a new space, like, under awnings, inside stairwells, on walls, in corners or on ceilings. Create your design and think outside the box. We welcome paste-ups, paint and more. Submit a written proposal which outlines your idea. This proposal should include:

a formal description of your proposal, with reference to the scale and size of the finished artwork
the concept which informs your idea
the location of your mural
In addition, you must submit supporting documentation, and an optional budget.

- Supporting documentation should include examples of your previous work and a mockup of your proposal. This can also include reference photos of your location.

- The optional budget should be an itemised list of the materials you intend to use to create your artwork. Your list should include item name, price and quantity required. Visit the Art Scene website to see what's in stock:

Arc is able to provide you with general mural supplies from our stock of paint and other materials, including a selection of paint poles, brushes and rollers. You are welcome to consult with Arc about supplies on-hand during office hours. You also have the option of In this budget you will be given the option of submitting items to be covered by The Art Scene.

Your application will be peer reviewed by a selection committee made up of representatives from the Arc @ UNSW ltd, UNSW's School of Art & Design and the student body.


2021 Mural project application deadline is Friday May 21st 11:59pm.
This form will automatically close on the deadline and you will not be able to submit a proposal beyond this date.


Your Mural will be exhibited in a public location on campus and contribute to the vibrancy of the Paddington campus landscape. There is no fixed term for artworks to remain on sight.
Arc will provide you with an arsenal of paints, brushes and spray cans for your project. Additionally, you have the option of submitting a budget of additional items from The Art Scene. Budgets will be reviewed by Arc, Any unused materials sponsored by the Art Scene is yours! You get to keep it to contribute to further development of your practice. Any unused materials from Arc's stock will need to be returned to Arc on the completion of your mural.
Any specialist materials outside those available through The Art Scene and Arc will be provided at your own cost and need to be included in your budget.

Arc AD acknowledges and pays respect to the Bidjigal and Gadigal people of the Eora nation, the owners of the land on which we share, create and operate on. We pay our respects to elders past and present, and acknowledge that sovereignty was never ceded. This will always be Aboriginal land. [-o-]