Huge Mural Opportunity (minimum of 2,650 sq ft) on the Lower East Side, NYC | Deadline: December 15, 2017

Huge Mural opportunity on the Lower East Side.

145 CLINTON STREET
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
MURAL PROJECT

OBJECTIVE
Site 5 DSA Owner LLC seeks proposals from artists for a mural on the façade of an exciting new development on the Lower East Side in the Essex Crossing project. The mural will be one of the largest of its kind in New York City. Please provide a proposal for the creation of a mural on the façade in accordance with the requirements below. Respondents may propose to design and paint the entire façade or a portion of the façade, but in no event shall it be smaller than 75 feet long and 35 feet high (2,650 sq ft) Responses are due by December 15, 2017.

PROJECT OVERVIEW

145 Clinton Street is part of the Essex Crossing project bounded by Clinton, Suffolk, Broome and Grand Streets. Essex Crossing is a collection of new residences, office space and retail in addition to cultural space. 145 Clinton contains 211 apartments—consisting of 107 market rate units and 104 affordable units. The project will also involve the creation of a new park along Broome Street next to the site. Essex Crossing as a whole is comprised of nine sites on six acres which have sat mostly vacant since 1967 and represents one of the most significant urban renewal developments in the history of New York City.

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