Call for Art – Northeast Minneapolis Artists

Call For Artists/Makers

*Please note the tight submission deadline

Art Force is requesting submissions from Northeast Minneapolis artists/makers for a new multi-tenant apartment building in the Arts District. Preference will be given to artists who live and/or work in the Holland neighborhood. To be considered, you MUST live and/or work in Northeast Minneapolis.

The goal of the project is to incorporate work by many neighborhood artists.


A number of pieces are needed:

  • A mural for the lobby: 9’ high x 16’ 6” wide $1500.00 budget range
  • Furniture for the lobby $2500.00 budget range
  • A mural for the fitness room 9’ high x 20’ wide (divided, doorway in the middle) $1500.00 budget range
  • Tile for the fitness room bathroom $1200.00 budget range
  • 4 Bike racks with each rack accommodating 2 bikes $300 range/rack Preference for each rack to be made by a different artisan
  • 5 Trellis $600 range each Preference for each trellis to be created by a different artisan.
  • 8 Metal screens $750.00 range each. Preference for each screen to be made by a different artist.
  • Building signage for front of the building $750.00 budget range

The work will be installed between June 15-July 30, 2019.


Submission Details:

Please indicate your interest in the project by replying to Leslie Palmer-Ross at [email protected] By 5 PM on Friday March 8, 2019.

Your response should include:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Email address
  • Confirmation that you fit the geographical requirement.
  • Biography and/or artist statement
  • The art pieces for which you wish to submit
  • Photos of relevant work