Burbank Arts Utility Box Beautification Program

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Calling All Artists:
2019 Burbank Arts Beautification Program

Accepting Applications July 15 - August 23

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The City of Burbank's Cultural Arts Commission, in partnership with the Parks and Recreation Department and the Public Works Department, is pleased to announce a new phase of our Burbank Arts Beautification program. This program aims to help beautify our community, enhancing the lives of our residents as well as those who work in the city.

The Burbank Arts Beautification Program is dedicated to exhibiting visual art outside the constraints of museums and galleries. To that end, various utility boxes throughout the City will be painted with original art inspired by the theme of "A World of Entertainment". Artists will be selected through a competitive process.

Submissions will be reviewed by a selection committee consisting of City of Burbank
representatives and members of art communities. 

Artists will receive a stipend of $650. The stipend is all-inclusive and must cover every cost incurred by the artist in the course of designing and installing the artwork.

The City of Burbank Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting applications. The deadline to submit the application and supplemental materials is Friday, August 23rd by 5:00 p.m. 

 


Locations and Artists for completed Utility Boxes:

Phase 1: 2015 - "Just Imagine"
Verdugo Park (Jennifer Swain)
Rose Garden at Verdugo & Beachwood (Jennifer Turnbull)
George Izay Park (Marina K. Rehrmann)
Robert R. Ovrom Park (Alexandra Kube)
City Hall (Ignacio Gomez)
Bel Aire Park (Trevin Swain)
Brace Canyon Park (Monika Petroczy)

Phase 2: 2017 - "A World of Possibilities"
Robert E Gross Park (Julia Liberali Amancio)
Ralph Foy Park (Hembert Guardado)
Mountain View Park (Marina Karapetian)
Starlight Bowl (Jennifer Swain)
DeBell Golf Club (David Vega)

To learn more about the program, artists and artwork locations, please visit:

www.burbankarts.com
Click “Projects” tab to view more information about each utility box.

As seen on What's New In Burbank! 

 

 

 

The City of Burbank and the Burbank Cultural Arts Commission
would like to thank our generous 2017 Phase 2 project sponsors.

sponsors

Website: BurbankArts.com | Email: burbankarts@burbankca.gov | Phone: 818.238.5397

 

 

In 2015, The City of Burbank’s Cultural Arts Commission, in partnership with the Parks and Recreation Department and Burbank Water and Power initiated the Utility Box Beautification Program.  The program is intended to help beautify our community, enhancing the lives of our residents as well as those who work in the city.  To that end, seven utility boxes were identified throughout the city and painted by seven gifted artists who were selected through a competitive process.  The project was completed in December 2015.
In 2015, The City of Burbank’s Cultural Arts Commission, in partnership with the Parks and Recreation Department and Burbank Water and Power initiated the Utility Box Beautification Program.  The program is intended to help beautify our community, enhancing the lives of our residents as well as those who work in the city.  To that end, seven utility boxes were identified throughout the city and painted by seven gifted artists who were selected through a competitive process.  The project was completed in December 2015.
In 2015, The City of Burbank’s Cultural Arts Commission, in partnership with the Parks and Recreation Department and Burbank Water and Power initiated the Utility Box Beautification Program.  The program is intended to help beautify our community, enhancing the lives of our residents as well as those who work in the city.  To that end, seven utility boxes were identified throughout the city and painted by seven gifted artists who were selected through a competitive process.  The project was completed in December 2015.

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